Saturday, November 16, 2013

The Perfect Post

Where to begin?

It's been nearly a year since my last post, so there's a lot of pressure to make this one worth the wait.  Who's putting that pressure on me?  Me, of course.


In fact, the pressure to write the perfect post has actually kept me from writing anything for a while.  There have been quite a few times that I've started to write something, thought "no, that's not good enough," and just deleted the whole thing.




The more I think about it, the more I realize that I've had that mentality about quite a few things over the years ... and I'm sure I'm not the only one.
  • I was going to start that diet, but there's a holiday coming up, so ...
  • I was going to start that exercise program, but I can't do one part of it, so ...
  • I was going to start cooking, but I'm just not good at it, so ... 
  • I was going to start that craft project, but ...
  • I was going to ...