5 Things That Should Stop

Today is Monday. It is also the first of the month. This is the second month in a row that has happened. For me, this is a fairly amazing coincidence. I am a great starter. I have a head full of ideas and I think of more things to do before noon on most days than I could possibly finish in a lifetime. One of the reasons I write almost exclusively essays and short stories is because that is about the length of my attention span. I have an idea. I talk about it for a few pages and I move on to the next idea. My house is full of half finished projects and half organized spaces. I am a great starter. I begin projects full of passion and intensity. It always fades fairly quickly. I am a much better starter than finisher.

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