My Lazy Writer Morning

I’ve decided to revamp my blog inorder to help out all those lazy writers (like me) who want to write, love to write, but just can’t seem to get themselves in gear to write.

Here’s how my lazy morning went.

I have one measily little story to write for the upcoming Carpathian Shadows book. It should have only taken me a day or two to write, but instead I’ve worked on it for over two weeks now. This morning I had a good 5 hours to work on it. Only about a hour was actually spent typing. The rest of the time was spent reading email, playing Age of Empires II, sending emails, researching non writing related stuff, running to get a bottle of Pepsi, starting a load of laundry, and thinking about cleaning house. The last one I decided would have been much worse than actually writing, so I wiped that thought from my mind.

With hindsight being 20/20, I realized that finishing the story would have taken me less time than it did to do all the other things that I did do. I did get to an important point in the story and it’s all down hill from here, but I still need to finish the first draft so that I can go back and make it sound coherent before I send it off for inspection. Guess I should be writing that now instead of writing this, but hey my reminder to write this went off. If I don’t do it now it won’t get done. Okay nowI’m going to go write…in a couple minutes. After I add entries to my other blogs and check my email again and…

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