I missed one yesterday - dang! I completely forgot to play a game. But as you'll see when you read today's tasks, I get a do-over.
Yesterday I waited until pretty late to read my humorous novel for 30 minutes - and I was mostly outside. I started around 6:30. And I pushed my luck, reading it on the front porch. I could still hear birds and crickets and smell the evening air. But Rebecca called me on it because I had so pushed the envelope. I should have at least gone to the Adirondack chairs in the backyard to read. I was mostly concerned with getting the task completed, not how well I completed the task.
That's a little embarrassing. That makes me want to strengthen my commitment to this Experiment, and approach the tasks with more enthusiasm and resolve. So that's what I will do today.
Today's is what Rebecca calls "Catch-Up Day", a day to reassign some of the tasks that I didn't complete.
- Do some more things with "Rebecca The Dream Flipper" (the children's story I wrote). Write more letters to literary agents, etc. I don't know what the "etc." will be. Really, the plan right now is to keep sending query letters to literary agents. I guess I could create an actual dream flipper spatula. That might be kinda fun, though it's nothing I need to do.
- Play another game - same deal as yesterday. Except today I'd better do it.
- Write in your gratitude journal. I actually have been making entries in my gratitude journal, even when it's not an assigned task!
- Extra: Doodle. Always with the doodling!
I'll tell you tomorrow how I did today - and I'll post my blog entry much earlier!!!