I’ve run at least 100 km every month this year. I want to keep this streak going.
After Sunday’s run, my total for October is ~82 km. I needed 18 km in four days. It seemed like four days of easy 5K runs would do it.
I skipped the run yesterday. I claimed sore muscles as the excuse. Then it appeared like three days of 6K runs would do it.
I’m skipping the run today too. Work load and gloomy skies are my excuse today. Now I need to run two consecutive 10Ks in next two days.
Unless I skip tomorrow’s run too, and end up having to run a half marathon on Thursday 😕
I need to do two big, hairy, scary work tasks. One is important and scary (unknown outcome), the other is hard (unknown input quantity, unknown outcome).
Instead I have been working all morning finishing off the less important, less scary tasks from the todo list.
I am procrastinating—escaping work by working on other stuff.
Continue reading Procrastinating through work
Robin: You need to get on the phone and start calling clients.
Ted: The longer I put off starting my own firm, the longer it can remain a dream, and not something I screwed up at. I mean I’m giving up before I even started.
“spectacles, testicles, wallet & watch…” and get the hell out there
Inspiring words by OldnSlo on same article as previous
‘Sometimes I have to force myself out, and remind myself that I’ve never, ever regretted the ride after leaving the house, and very often regretted not going.’
Max_leonard in comments here