Questions to Ask Yourself When It’s Time to Show Procrastination the Door

Questions to Ask Yourself When It’s Time to Show Procrastination the Door

Questions to Ask Yourself When It's Time to Show Procrastination the Door Are you waiting on something? Or procrastinating? Is there a daunting task ahead of you that you keep putting off? Procrastination. It's an art form. It comes in many different shapes and sizes. And it's so easy to do. It doesn't take an education to accomplish it. You can do it any time of the day. And you can even do it when you're in the middle of something else. Why do we procrastinate? Is it because we dread the outcome? Is it because if we start, we'll discover that we really aren't any good at the particular thing we're putting off? Or is it because a particular goal or task seems impossible to accomplish? Sometimes a plan seems daunting and we're thinking, "how could it possibly work?" Like in the Book of Judges when God told Gideon to lead an army of 300 to defeat the city. And you're thinking, "Seriously?...
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The Importance of Self-Care and How To Do It In 10 Minutes a Day

The Importance of Self-Care and How To Do It In 10 Minutes a Day

The Importance of Self-Care and How To Do It In 10 Minutes a Day Do you struggle with feeling unmotivated? Are you overwhelmed or exhausted? Are you tired of giving all of yourself and never feeling like you can catch a break? A busy lifestyle can leave one feeling uninspired. It's hard to sit down to write and formulate our thoughts and ideas when we don't have (or think we have) enough time to think things through. Something has to change if we want to start feeling better. One of the ways we can protect our writing life (or business life or whatever your passion is) is by making sure we take care of ourselves. That means eating a healthy, balanced diet, drinking plenty of water, exercising. But it doesn't stop there. Self-care can mean many different things. Here are a few areas to consider when working toward better self-care: Are you stretching yourself too thin? Having too many commitments can get in the way of...
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How Beliefs Affect Our Lives and the Way We Perceive the World Around Us

How Beliefs Affect Our Lives and the Way We Perceive the World Around Us

How Beliefs Affect Our Lives and the Way We Perceive the World Around Us Why do we get so stuck on the negative? Why is it so easy to complain? Why are we so quick to judge? Perhaps it's all in how we perceive the concept. Maybe instead of saying it's so easy to be negative or focus on negativity, we should start saying it's so easy to be thankful and grateful and positive. What if instead of saying negative things, we started changing our beliefs and seeing positive things? But you're thinking so many people have let you down or failed you and you don't know how you can ever trust again. Here's something to think about – this world has an estimated 7.5 billion people. Based on that figure, what is the percentage of people who you believe have let you down? Let's put that in more relevant terms – what is the population of your town? Based on that figure, what's...
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