Organizing the Sock Drawer (and other acts of procrastination)

The title of this post is inspired by something my co-author (and former colleague Ann) used to regularly say in our women's groups. When you find yourself looking forward to cleaning out your sock drawer, chances are you are procrastinating doing something much more pertinent to you and your life. Have you ever put something off? Have you found yourself day after day saying, "I'll do it tomorrow" and actually believe you'll follow through tomorrow even when you didn't the last time? This isn't meant to make you feel guilt, but rather to alert you to how much energy gets tied up in this pattern. Procrastination, and I'm talking about the chronic kind, sabotages big time. Systemically puttin