Sometimes when you’re riding through the stormy waves of life, you’ll forget about the bigger picture — where you want to be and whom you want to be with in the future — because you’ll be distracted by all the itty-bitty problems that’ll seem to conspire against you.
“So what motivates you to put in your greatest effort?”
If I ask this question to people, their response usually revolves around money or passion or people they admire.
For me, it’s this:
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