It’s amazing how appealing some tasks you might otherwise regard as rather unpleasant can seem when you have a project you can’t seem to get going on and you’re looking for yet another way to avoid it. When I was in grad school,  the toilets were never so clean and the carpets never so vacuumed as when I had papers due.

All of which means I really need to get moving on this book chapter I’m supposed to be writing, but I’ll probably just have dinner with Mom and Dad and then do laundry tonight instead.

3 thoughts on “Procrastination

  1. I should have said – cleaning my office is the thing I do when I’m avoiding other stuff.

  2. I think I’ve been reorganizing my home office (and home in general) to avoid working on this thing for like three weeks now. At least I THINK that’s what I’m avoiding…

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