Reporting, as pavement pounding, requires eyes wide open. The funnel of information leads to a slow closing of the eyes to stop taking in and start writing, finding the arc of the story. A deadline looms. You can only take in so much more before you need to close the reporting cycle and diagram the notes into a pattern.
Such closing of the loop and after the story has been written, fact checked, turned it, edited, and published, does a morning walk feel like this ... [see image]