I Will Stop Procrastinating

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    I am working on a book. It's the second in a series, and it's deadline is June 16. I just can't seem to hold my attention to working on it, though. Every time I try I end up getting distracted. (I wrote book one in a day, and spent the remainder of the time editing it, but I...
    Spankmesweetly Spankmesweetly
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 28, 2013

    Working Under Pressure

    All I know is - working under pressure is the way to get things done.  Completely avoiding them sometimes works too - they go away by themselves but sometimes there is a big price to pay for going that way.
    moxiesurvivor moxiesurvivor
    66-70, F
    Aug 13, 2007

    I have tried for years with no luck,

    but it is always good to have goals!
    xxxtop xxxtop
    36-40, M
    Nov 9, 2014

    Oooh, I'm a Procrastinix Too!

    I like that word. I know what you mean about negative consequences though. I used to be able to pull all nighters the night before a deadline but as I've gotten older I have found it more and more difficult. Now I usually hit a brickwall around 2am and then simply stop...
    WyldHoney WyldHoney
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 5, 2008

    Procrastination Killed the Cat...?

    I procrastinate like no other! Last semester, I finished an entire independent study course in two weeks. It sucked! Did I learn my lesson? Ha, probably not. I'm going to blame my ADD, but I have such a mild form of it! Everyone has ADD to a degree. Whatever! I need to learn to...
    CremedelaCreme CremedelaCreme
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 4, 2007

    But Maybe Not Today

    Creative procrastination is a Art form in and of it's self . I could go on for hours about the positive aspects of it and right after lunch I will knock out a clear consise 5 or 6 pages on it for all of ya to share. BRB..........
    Mountainman923518 Mountainman923518
    56-60, M
    1 Response Aug 5, 2007

    I Will Stop Procrastinating!!

    I will ABSOLUTELY stop procrastinating, ummmm, maybe tomorrow OR next week, BUT soon for SURE, or i hope. OK no promises
    AlwaysRemembers AlwaysRemembers
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 8, 2007

    To Stop.

    It is insane how much time I waste when I could just get it over with in the first place. Which is why I vow to stop procrastinating....someday :P
    Bethie101 Bethie101
    18-21, F
    Apr 17, 2011

    A Way To Help Stop Procrastinating.

    I am a Disciplinarian and have been for years. I have help many women with this problem even though they have gone to therapists and more. They finally came to me for help which the others didn't help them. I use the system of the woman going to someone which whom they can be...
    aspanker43232 aspanker43232
    61-65, M
    Nov 25, 2012
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