Now isn’t that something we all seem to struggle with? Discipline. Procrastination. Lack of motivation or whatever other reason you give yourself to not sit down and write. In all honesty, it is much easier to distract yourself with everything else (incl chores!) than to dedicate time and effort into doing something productive.
I found that writing for Gamecca Magazine has improved my sense of procrastination. The idea that there is a magazine that needs to be published and there is space set aside for my particular article, which will become a major drawback to everyone if I do not hand it in on time… the implications outweigh the laziness.
However, writing that one blog post or that short story because you want to has less implications than an expected publishing deadline and therefore a bit easier to talk yourself out of it. As Aleksandr SolzhenitsynIt is in the nature of the human being to seek a justification for his actions.”, “
I found this great comic about procrastination below; which one are you?