Last month I wrote a blog post about procrastination. Today I want to tell you how I actually get myself to sit down and write. Sometimes an idea comes and I just sit down and start writing. Or I jot down the idea and sit down and write as soon as I have a free […]
via After We Stop Procrastinating… — Live to Write – Write to Live
When I make things for sale – chairs, hammers, tool chests, workbenches, whatever – I struggle with when to let the things go out of my hands and into the world. Sometimes I think I have two choices: Perfection first. I first need to get all the details perfect no matter how long it takes. […]
via When is it Done? — Lost Art Press
Honestly, even at a very young age , being a grown up meant strength and power to achieve greatness and numerous accomplishments. From the superman comics, to watching John Wayne movies, and watching my dad and his brothers build our home. Through my very young eyes there wasn’t anything grown ups couldn’t do. Once I asked my uncle “what do I have to do to be like you?”. The answer was “drink”, my dad intervene and said “he means drink all your milk”. Now? Getting closer to 70, I think the kid in me never left. My grand kids think I’m being funny and silly, honestly, I’m thankful and grateful that I have the ability to act like a kid with my wife, kids, and grandchildren.