Tag: habits

#blogjune Day six – keeping organised

Thanks to Rachel for providing an idea for today’s #blogjune post. This is my response to keeping organised. You may also like to check out a recent post about keeping brilliant ideas in sight and creating a visual way to see all ‘the balls’ in the air (projects and commitments). There...

The writing itch

  I did a silly thing last week. When I was packing for Melbourne, to save space and with the intent of being realistic, I didn’t pack my writing journal. I thought I’d have no time or head space to write in it. This indicated to me that writing just...

Planning Session 4 – the Checklist

There are two more posts in this “planning session” series which has detailed the process and approach I have taken to organising and planning the year ahead – the checklist and a summary, pulling all the planning tools together. I would’ve liked to have shared my thoughts on goal setting,...

Planning Session 3 – Clear out!

I can’t stand clutter. Organised desk, organised mind, I say. Clutter is almost a reflection of one’s state of mind. It certainly rang true for me last year. At a point of total chaos, my study area reflected much what I was thinking and feeling about the (more than) plateful...

Back in the Swing

I know, I know, it’s been a while. I haven’t written in over a month. It’s time to get back in the swing…..of achieving the (seemingly) impossible. This is just a short post, but as always it has a purpose – an attempt to re-establish a habit of writing regularly....

A Fear of Writing

Writing. One of my biggest fears. My problem: I expect way too much from myself. I have high expectations. I am highly critical of myself. I only expect the best. Nothing less. Right now I’m at a stage of (not) writing my last assessment piece for the semester. I’m paralysed....

Two months on…Tracking Semester Goals

Two months ago I set some goals for myself, some boundaries or rules if you will, to help maximise my time and take care of myself during the university semester. Inspired by “FreeStyle Mind” and the blog post “30 Habits that will Change your Life”, here are my list of...