I didn’t wait until the actual deadline this week, but today finally uploaded my files for the next print edition of the Directory of Illustration.
I can remember my mother typing my term papers (on an old black manual typewriter) when I was in high school, telling me, “Don’t wait until the last night to write your homework ever again!”
Procrastination is a hard habit to break. Related to perfectionism, it’s the anxiety of starting, anxiety of finishing, and that it won’t be “perfect”. I definitely need to learn the wisdom to not let “perfection be the enemy of good”.