To-do list anxiety. A lot of professionals deal with it, but for the self-employed, it’s a particular challenge. Between all of the things that need to be done for clients and all of the things that are important to do to promote oneself and all of things to do to keep long-term, unpaid creative projects moving forward, prioritization can be…what’s the word I’m looking for?…a complete %@*^ing nightmare. 323 more words
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Painting my nails on a Wednesday afternoon always feels a little scandalous. Never mind that the last 48 hours were an intense marathon of working from waking up through Daily Show time. 329 more words
Another morning of resistance. Not to the writing itself, but to the time constraints. I enjoy the time spent in here with my coffee, soft music playing in the background, while I catch up with new blog posts and keep an eye on the falling snow, but as soon as I check the time to keep myself on track, thoughts of the work day intrude and I’m suddenly out of the writing zone and into the stressful world of a Tuesday filled with commitments.