I Procrastinate

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    gentlemanvoyeur gentlemanvoyeur
    56-60, M
    Apr 21, 2016

    all the time. it's pretty much been my life.

    in high school I could get away with it, but in college I could only last so long. ended up leaving cause I couldn't get my work done. I've improved a lot. after my dad died I had to get a new job and I've been doing well. and even from about a month before my dad died I got hit...
    WhirlwindR WhirlwindR
    22-25, M
    Apr 21, 2016

    17 y/o ...So many weeks

    and MONTHS have passed and I keep telling myself I will start studying SOON... Got all the plans set up... And yet nothing happened and all I felt at the end of the week was emptiness and depressed.
    lonewonder lonewonder
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 17, 2016

    I'm going to share my experience here,

    soon. Someday maybe. Eventually, when I get around to it. Still plenty of time. I mean why put it off till tomorrow if I can put it off till the day after tomorrow? And it's not like EP is suddenly not going to be there anymore next month.
    GoneRogue GoneRogue
    41-45, M
    Apr 16, 2016

    fcking EP, I have to get this comic book done

    by thursday. LET ME WORK!!!!
    siffier siffier
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 12, 2016

    Why why why? Why do I do this,

    I really think there's something wrong with me, I end up postponing things for way too long. I don't understand why I can't change when I know this behavior is self destructive. Can anyone relate?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 4, 2016

    Oh procrastination you sly devil.

    You have very well crippled and continue to chip away at my life. You have prevented me from learning and turning in the easiest of essays. You have created a lazy and fearful being. Oh, you sly devil. I piece myself back together and you come by tempting me with things such as...
    GrinchFairy GrinchFairy
    18-21
    Apr 3, 2016

    I remember a few days ago my project was due,

    and I kept putting it off.... until the last day and I was working on it hardcore. My god I didn't get much sleep. I haven't really realised I procrastinate a lot until now.
    melisasea1586 melisasea1586
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 31, 2016

    You know when you're motivated

    but like, in the wrong way? Like, "I'm ready to do all my laundry and clean the whole house and do dishes and vacuum and -" Alright champ, that's great but why don't we focus on those two projects due monday first? lol
    glassbonespaperskin glassbonespaperskin
    22-25, F
    Mar 30, 2016

    you know what I never knew I was a

    procrastinator. I know what it is was cuz my dad used to tease me with it but I never accepted it. I never realised how serious this is . procrastination is the bane of my life. I can't describe with meagre words what it has done to me. without any warning it has crept into my...
    booklover200016 booklover200016
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 21, 2016

    I swear I hate it. And the thing is

    because most of my good ideas are always last minute it just fuels my mind to put off things. How come I always experience distractions when I'm trying to do something? I really, really, really need to stop procrastinating. I gotta try lying to myself better so I can finish...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 21, 2016

    I don't know how to stop procrastinating.

    I've been watching Netflix all day basically and the only constructive thing I've done today is make myself breakfast (toast) and feed my cats. How does everyone else do it?
    Randomexp Randomexp
    22-25, M
    Mar 20, 2016
    storyteller4u2 storyteller4u2
    51-55, M
    1 Response Mar 18, 2016

    My work deadline is getting

    so close now. Every time I think of doing something I think "No I can't do that, I need to spend that time and energy working." It's getting kind of bad though. It's one thing to say to myself that I can't go out and hang with friends, it's another to say to myself I can...
    lonelyguybc lonelyguybc
    31-35, M
    Mar 17, 2016

    Project deadline on Monday.

    I've done such little work :( I did manage to track down a film that I saw years ago, though, but could never find again, until now. I'm actually pretty proud of that achievement regardless of whether it was part of me procrastinating. I also binge watched the Garfunkel and...
    lonelyguybc lonelyguybc
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 17, 2016

    one of my more major flaws.

    I need someone to keep me in check
    jacob3171 jacob3171
    22-25, M
    Mar 17, 2016

    My deadline is a month away

    so naturally instead of working on my project, I'm reading hilarious Amazon reviews instead. Happy Monday!
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    5 Responses Mar 14, 2016

    When i have a test tomorrow

    but about 20 million other things u would rather do.
    attaboywolfie attaboywolfie
    18-21, F
    Mar 8, 2016

    My procrastination to me is launching a

    satellite after building enough pressure to push it up to the highest possible orbit!!! Hope someone will find a way to launch one without needing to build up pressure with a simple use of solar energy or anything abundantly available in my nature. lol
    whyacinth whyacinth
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 6, 2016
    glassbonespaperskin glassbonespaperskin
    22-25, F
    Mar 3, 2016

    I'm doing it right now.

    I should be working on renewing my license for work or working on that big project that was assigned me. I should be trying to stretch and maybe work out. I should be getting a cashier's check and my forms notarized to go and take another set of boards. I should clean my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 3, 2016

    I am doing it right now.

    Got a group project I should be working on, but I'm not. I am terrible.
    TashaLiv TashaLiv
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2016

    I have a midterm that's not due

    til Monday. I got so questions left to do... and I can do them now... but I don't want to
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Feb 26, 2016
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 24, 2016

    I would tell you more

    but I really can't decide what to write here...
    TheSkyISee TheSkyISee
    41-45
    1 Response Feb 24, 2016
    holonic holonic
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Feb 23, 2016

    If there are no pressing deadlines,

    I only start getting really productive at the end of a workday. It's like I need to have a task feel more urgent to be able to think clearly. Otherwise I'd be staring blankly at my screen most of the time... And killing time on EP. Like now. 😂
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 21, 2016

    http://www.experienceproject.

    com/stories/Feel-Like-Im-Waiting-For-An-Early-Death/7329043 The above link is posted for reference. As I have come to terms and accepted my predicted fate, I know it's at the back of my mind and I rant about it here because if I tell anyone in real life they'll think I'm crazy...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 21, 2016

    ..especially when I'm feeling lonely.

    Which seems to be often these days, lol ~
    holonic holonic
    41-45, M
    Feb 21, 2016

    i am BORED. So bored.

    And I do not want to fall asleep and I do not want to continue writing this ******* paper. If anyone wishes to talk and help me procrastinate, please step forward and I shall name you the Most Wonderful Person Ever.
    dunwithall dunwithall
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 16, 2016

    I am typing an essay in Spanish at five in the

    morning. It's due in five hours. That's plenty of time. CHALLENGE ACCEPTED.
    Foodtastesgood Foodtastesgood
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Feb 15, 2016

    I have people coming over

    for dinner tonight. Floor needs a mop and I need to pick up some last minute ingredients but I would rather stay here on EP, in my cold air conditioned room. Procrastination sometimes has marvellous results. Example: clothes and shoes in my wardrobe are all now ordered back in...
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Jan 29, 2016

    i procrastinate,i'm bad

    for it sometimes. i guess i'm just to easily distracted at times,especially on the internet.that's why i'm writing this story instead of getting things done :P
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2016

    you know I'm the waiter.

    the hesitater, I'll finish this later...
    EndlessBummerz EndlessBummerz
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2016

    I really don't wanna do my homework ugh can

    someone like tell me it's okay that I'm not gonna 😂😂😂
    katiebuggg katiebuggg
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2016

    Yes, so it takes me forever to finish.

    doing. anything. So instead of doing anything, I do a bit of everything and nothing gets done. Not always. More later. :)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2016

    Yes, I do. I procrastinate.

    A lot actually. I think it already became a habit of mine. Lol just kidding. Idk, I try not to but I always end up procrastinating. Especially if it's school related. Cramming and procrastinating are the things I'm good at when it's about school stuff.
    endangeredspecie endangeredspecie
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 15, 2016
    nytro44 nytro44
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 15, 2016

    "There is no pleasure in having nothing to do;

    the fun is having lots to do and not doing it." -Andrew Jackson
    moose73630 moose73630
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 10, 2016
    ItzPuppeh ItzPuppeh
    13-15, M
    1 Response Jan 10, 2016

    Procrastination. It's

    such a silent killer isn't it? I've always procrastinated a little bit nothing major to ever have any real effect though. After my first year of middle school however, I learned about online school. I did a bunch of research on it and put together a PowerPoint presentation to...
    StrawberryPixels StrawberryPixels
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jan 10, 2016

    It was kinda funny at first,

    but this isn't anything I can joke about now. I've procrastinated so much that this is affecting my life negatively. My grades are suffering from my procrastination, even though I understand everything that we're learning. I'm just not doing the work out of laziness and lack of...
    notthatoneguy notthatoneguy
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jan 10, 2016

    I need some excitement

    and spontaneity, someone who keeps me on my toes and keeps away my woes. Wow dat rhyming
    Moonziggy Moonziggy
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 7, 2016

    Me two weeks ago: ok,

    if I read 50 pages a day, I'll be done in no time Me today: if I read 200 pages today and 200 tomorrow, I won't be screwed
    mattinsula mattinsula
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 2, 2016

    Two weeks of break and I didn't really do

    anything productive. What about you guys?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Dec 31, 2015

    I was originally planning on starting a 100 day

    song challenge on EP on the first day of winter, but I guess i'll do it in the spring instead. I really do need to continue searching for good songs to add. So I can hopefully get it started soon.
    moose73630 moose73630
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 30, 2015

    When I was in school I would always start the

    semester saying that I was going to study for this many hours this day and so on. Never happens. Why do I always procrastinate? I can never force myself to do anything until the last minute. What's wrong with me? How can I improve?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2015
    moontree9 moontree9
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 16, 2015
    imnotyourfriend imnotyourfriend
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Dec 7, 2015

    I have only one thing

    that I have to do tonight. Read the three chapters you never bothered with to do your final exam. It's so easy. It should be so easy. Gotten through 4 pages in the past hour and have tried to convince yourself all night that you will read this in morning. You won't want to.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 3, 2015

    Starting a 1000 word essay now.

    .. Due in a few hours, but it looks so easy XD.
    PRDX4 PRDX4
    18-21, T
    Dec 2, 2015
    FeetAreFantastic FeetAreFantastic
    36-40, M
    1 Response Nov 26, 2015
    XavierSenpai XavierSenpai
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2015

    I've got two tons of homework,

    and here I am, on EP. Welp, so much for an early bedtime XD
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed
    16-17
    4 Responses Nov 19, 2015

    Teacher: If you start this essay the night

    before you WILL NOT GET IT DONE. Me: You dare test my abilities? Me at 4:00 am: Should've listened
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 11, 2015

    I have realized that procrastination has a lot

    to do with momentum. If you start to view it as small simple steps, then you will be able to complete more and more tasks. It creates a snowball effect that makes you want to keep on working. This also happens vice versa so the more you procrastinate the harder it is to stop...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 7, 2015

    Lol I'm going to learn my lesson throughout the

    night and tomorrow morning for this (probably still going to do it again though).
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    2 Responses Nov 1, 2015

    Avoid procarstinating.

    Hye everyone. I am one of the world serial procrastinator. I found the apps "Fabulous : motivate me!" really help me to get my job and tasks done. It help me avoid procrastinating. If you guys don't like that table/routine/habits/rewire/goals apps, you can try out other...
    iChange iChange
    18-21, F
    Oct 28, 2015
    mano91 mano91
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Oct 28, 2015

    So I have an assignment due next week

    for university. I have started it and I know what I need to write after looking into it but it just requires A LOT more research compared to college. As well as that I'm not getting graded for it. It's just for practice and I want to get it done but everytime I sit down I just...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 27, 2015
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