IF you can’t find the motivation to get to work on something, force yourself to pick it up for just two minutes. FORCE: procrastination is tempting, but there is nothing physically stopping you from doing what you have to do. After two minutes, if not, put it away and go do something else. Even if you stop after 2min minutes, you will have 2 min worth of knowledge that you did not have before. The hardest part is getting started.
As an editor of the high school newspaper, the editor-in-chief of the high school literary magazine, and a college journalism major, I have clearly always been someone who doesn’t mind writing a research paper or an essay. In fact, I welcomed these assignments when I was still in school. I would pick a 10-page essay … Read More