I try to blog once a week. But last week I didn’t. And this week I had on my list to write a blog post called “Why blogging is like running,” but when I sat down to write it, I was too tired. I was too tired for these reasons:
- Work is really busy because it’s going really well. Last week I was published in the Washington Post, I’m speaking at this conference in June, and I’ve been doing lots of interesting work for clients.
- Personally, there’s been a lot on the go, too. I’ve devoted more energy than usual to some important people in my life because of the things on their plates.
I got into freelance writing because I wanted to write, which I love, and because I wanted to have the flexibility to respond to the things that come up on a personal level.
So right now I’m tired for all the right reasons. I’m tired because this month, I’m being successful in the ways I define successful—doing interesting work and having time to tend to the important things going on in my personal life.Read More