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I used Smartdraw to create this graphic of my thought process in wondering where I want to go with my thesis. I think the diagram shows that the plan needs to be more focused. Will definitely sleep on it. What is the value of creating a picture of these ideas vs. describing them in words?

Narrated version using Jing

p.s. Only two free gigabytes are available from Jing (wait, is that giga- or mega-; oh, whatever, it fills up fast, and then it’s $100 annually. I’ll get back to you on this . . . )