A wide open space where you can work and think, without distraction. That's what a desk is for.
A desk is not for collecting clutter, dirty dishes, or outdated mail.
A desk is a space for you, your tools, and your thoughts.
Where else do you accomplish so much?
That's a saying I got in a fortune cookie once, and I've kept it in my wallet ever since.
That said, now is a really good time to send someone a letter, written or otherwise. The change in seasons can be difficult, and we or someone we know may feel out of touch or forgotten to our friends...