I don’t like relying on the time of day to tell me when I should be productive, because having a strict schedule inhibits my ability to think ‘outside the box’ and be creative with my work — writing.
Most of us have probably asked ourselves, why do we work so hard but don’t see the results we want?
It’s because of this: We often get caught up on the unimportant things that we forget about our main goal.
I scroll through my never-ending to-do list and sigh. I’ve been unproductive the whole day, and I thought writing a letter to myself would at least make me feel better but it hasn’t. It just made me feel worse, because it reminded me of all the... Read More
Yesterday, I had one of my down moments — the kind where I didn’t feel like doing ANYTHING productive but felt guilty about. The kind where I forced myself to write, even though my mind was somewhere else. The kind where I couldn’t edit... Read More
Today, I scared myself. I thought about how I’d be when I turned 80 years old. Jobless. Bored. Lonely. Rocking myself in my chair as I wonder which one of my friends would be next. It’s a pretty scary thought, because it’s SO realistic. It made... Read More