Stuffed! ~ 3 Tricks-of-the-Trade for When You Are Too Full to Create
Sometimes, I’m just too full to write.
Too overwhelmed by the to-do list,
Or things left unattended.
Sometimes I’ve overstuffed with meals or new experiences and stimuli.
Like a car with too much oil, sometimes I have to burn off the excess to run more smoothly.
This is where Julia Cameron’s morning pages come in handy.
Essentially, by handwriting all that is in your head onto the page, you get to take a big fabulous dump.
Then you are free to write.
Sometimes, however, you just need to GSD (Get Shit Done!).
Or clear away the clutter.
Then, you can write.
Today, I need to move, burn off the turkey, and catch up on chores:
Respond to emails
Call Sara-Martha-Gina-Mary Beth-Keri-Mom
Sometimes, however, in order to create, we need to lie very still and digest.
If you are stuffed, consider this post your permission to nap.
P.S. Hope your Thanksgiving was stellar!