Chris’ comment about remembering things by association did strike a chord, but for different reasons and made me think about my filofist.
I like to do what I say I’ll do.
Sometimes I can get caught without my notebook.
I’m quite a visual chap, and tend to remember things I have seen, so writing things down is an important way of making sure I remember things I have promised.
Filofist is my light hearted way of describing writing little notes on my left hand to act as memory joggers. I wear my watch on my left hand so the chances are I’ll look at it frequently during the day.
I only use this for those few vital things I must do, once done I wash the note away.
It can be misinterpreted though. I once got complimented on my unusual tattoo