Small pieces loosely joined.
Ephemeral, the stuff I type into the outline.
Even-more-ephemeral, the stuff we all type into Disqus.
It's on the way to something else.
Not sure what that might be.
But first you have to put up the ideas, try them out for a while and get the feel. Learn from the experience, and take the experience with you on your travels, if not the actual softwar.e