And Then I Didn’t

(Photo by Ashley West Edwards on Unsplash)

I have a drawing, a story, a project, a thing, anything, one of many many things I want to work on. I’m sitting down, I’m at my computer, I have my pen and pencil and sketchbook and whatever else I need and I’m ready to go. Time to start.

But I don’t.

Why don’t I just do it? Just start writing, drawing, planning, outlining, making, creating. Just start, that’s all it takes. First line, first word, first…

--

--

--

I write mainly about how my life falls apart, followed by opinions about shows that usually involve super heroes, and occasionally other random things.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Your Tasks Only Behave as Fluids If You Let Them

Are You Addicted To Click? Conquer Your Year With This Simple Suggestion

My Ridiculous Project Day 89

Excitement or Consistency

A person using a laptop with a notebook and tea mug on the table

3 Ways to Make More Time

Welcome to Digital Opsessions!

Five ways to write yourself to a great day WFH!

Strike off that Bucket List to shed the load

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Dave Gutteridge

Dave Gutteridge

I write mainly about how my life falls apart, followed by opinions about shows that usually involve super heroes, and occasionally other random things.

More from Medium

Sunday Blues Are a Thing — but they don’t have to be

How I Learned to Write the Truth

Your Proactive Caregiver Advocate: Dr. Cynthia Speaks!