A few years ago when I was still occupied with my day job, I didn’t have the time to manage my blog. But I was active on forums, sharing my thoughts and interacting with fellow users. There was this incident wherein I got into a heated discussion about WordPress versus Blogspot with a poster who was a devout Blogspot user.
Everyone is tempted to the dark side of procrastination and most give in. Here are some of the reasons why we procrastinate and how to combat them.
We procrastinate because the tasks are too overwhelming
Sometimes tasks are too difficult and broad that we don’t know where to start, so we end up putting these off until we find out it’s piling up like a mountain of dishes.
You got out of work, feeling positive as the sun is still up and you’ve accomplished more than enough in a day. You walk towards the jeepney stop and came across a group of snickering highschool boys, wearing faded, murky shirts, shorts and slippers. You feel their eyes on you and they laughed as you walked past them. You hear one of them say ‘what an ugly face’.