Is it about the seventies rock band? … Nope
A smacking of two lips together? … Nah
KISS stands for:
Keep It Simple Stupid
I don’t know where this saying came from exactly. It’s something I heard early in my software development career. I can say, life is always better when it’s applied well in my work.
Today, this came to mind as I pressuring myself to take a more creative picture that both says something awesome about my day and relates to this cool podcast I listened with some sage advice I wanted to pass on. I started with a plan to cleverly embed this advice in my blog and use a photograph of a metaphor that captured the idea perfectly …
Then I decided to keep it simple and take a photo of the flower on the table because it’s simple and beautiful. It was the right move for today.