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What I should be doing
Is writing
(I am writing)
What I should be doing
Is cleaning the house
(maybe after I write)
What I should be doing
Is planning the garden
(it’s going to be cold for another month)
What I should be doing
Is calling my daughter
(I just talked to her a couple days ago)
What I should be doing
Is figuring out how to do indents
(why do they make this so hard)
What I should be doing
Is taking a shower
(It’ll keep another day)
What I should be doing
Is picking up milk
(I’ll do it tomorrow on my walk)
What I should be doing
Is balancing the checkbook
(at least once a decade)
What I should be doing
Is submitting to journals
(which is the scary thing I planned to do today
But I’m writing this instead)

5 thoughts on “Excuses

  1. Is procrastination a journey or a destination. I did something today that I’ve never done before and am quite happy about. I drew a picture of a bird for Draw A Bird Day on the 8th. It really helped clear the mind for a bit.

  2. I think what you should be doing is writing. If I want to write, I have to block out all that other stuff, and do it whenever I feel I have the time!

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