Essays are my more thoughtful, polished longer-form writing. They're 1500+ words in general.
For the newer pieces this means I've put more thought into structuring and editing them. Some of the early ones would now be notes.
My favourite essays:
Notes are earlier stage, less polished, fleeting ideas. These are around 500 - 1000 words.
Think of the notebook as a playground or a workshop that you're very welcome to wander around and explore.
My favourite notes: