Category Archives: Procrastination

Thinking About Quitting

The other night, I was thinking, Maybe, I need to give up writing. A shocker, yes? I’ve been writing most of my adult life, having started around the age of 19, but not getting serious about it until 28, when … Continue reading

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Life’s Little Hiccups

I’m behind.  Again. I wish I could say that I don’t know how it happens, but actually, I do know how it happens. Life. And a lack of making writing the priority it deserves. What’s frustrating is that I know … Continue reading

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The Art of Procrastination

There’s no discussion needed.  Not really.  However, I thought you might be amused by my attempts to get the writing done today, as I sit here wasting time that I joyously celebrating having earned last night as a snow day … Continue reading

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The “Old Days” versus “Today”

I have to laugh when new writers or students state that “writing is hard.”  Compared to the old days, writing is easy today. In the old days one wrote with a manual typewrite and carbon paper.  At best, the writer … Continue reading

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Shopping a.k.a. Procrastination

So, I just HAD to have another set of canisters for my gluten-free flours.  I was tired at looking at the bags on the counter.  So, I went to our neighborhood Meijers late morning, thinking about all the writing I … Continue reading

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