David Allen on Procrastination
...here chatting with Merlin Mann in their cool podcasting series about time management. They identify some emblems of procrastinating behavior and break it up in a way that can let you think about what might be a way to move forward onto a task, or in their parlance, the next "widget to crank."
It's a little "business-y" but I think the principles translate for me -- it's just a way to structure my thoughts to be able to start to get things done. Stay for the last 20 seconds. It's brilliant.