Procrastinators Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from chronic procrastination.

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

"I fairly sizzle with zeal and enthusiasm
and I spring forth with a mighty faith
to do the things that ought to be done by me."

--Charles Fillmore (at age 93)

clement ci

have to do some non-work chores.
have some prep work to do that i'd rather delay.
And i have A LOT of work tasks.
Lord give me strength! reminds me, i haven't read my bible today. Let me do that first.

update : 4:23pm that took over an hr. woops. Did do some other things.


the touch of the master's hand:

fall down seven times, get up eight - japanese proverb


Today's Todos

Library--drop off due books
Bank--open new account, get debit card, cash for gas
Get gas
Cut down nails
Make chicken for dinner
Kids' homework
Find paperwork for kids' field trips--fill out and pay for
Kids put away laundry
Alexis--find overdue library book
Empty dishwasher
Other dishes out away
Finish last of the tupperware
Laundry away
New load in washer (three? maybe four? loads to finish)
Kitty litter up from tile
Empty catboxes
Away bathroom items (moved all things out of guest bathroom; need to make functional in master bath)

kromer 9:45 CI

Today I need to:
Go to lab mtg and cell cycle

Finish L28 staining (almost done)
Finish geno
Do expt corrs (not sure this will happen today)
2 emails about thesis comm
girls group reminder

Check on expts
Mail (will do this soon)
Count 1
Email JW
Email about m8
9 reminder calls


marcelor check-in at 9.10

Going through a rough time

Up, showered and dressed by 7.45

Call at 8

Dr at 11.30

Library books

Conf doc 3x15min

Research work: start with 15 minutes



Tue - tila


  • LG- review 29/2 and complete 31/4: 35 min
  • 15 min online 
  • Breakfast/Shower/Steam/Laundry/Trash
  • 5 min clean-up
  • DD Drop off 
  • Research: 2 ½ hours plus  35 min
  • BREAK - Bills to pay – SF, E -Edu - PAY WEDNESDAY!!!
  • Y/T – facebook/e-mail response; fill out FAFSA - DO IT IN THE EVENING ON WED
  • Calls: UPS, dentist - CAR - DO IT ON WEDNESDAY
  • 5 min clean-up
  • Exam: 25 min - only 15 minutes on top what was left from yesterday
  • Exercise: 45 min - DO IT ON FRIDAY - TOO BUSY WED/R Stop making excuses - do it on Wed afternoon


  • DD Pick Up/Drop Off
  • Research: 30 min  plus 5 min
  • Exam: 30 min - CATCH UP ON FRIDAY
  • DD Pick Up
  • Exam: 1 hour - FRIDAY
  • Research: 1 hour - actually did 3 1/2 hours instead. Laughing
  • READ: 1 hour - 10 minutes  I want to read SOOOO much!
  • Dinner


Steppin check in

Get up :)
Shower and dress :)
Make healthy lunchbox
Pack gymbag:)
Be at studio:)

Daily checkin

I admit I am powerless against compulsive procrastination.


BT exercise

Package F for EG 


Answering RE: UG  

Finish MM for CI

Package D for EG  

Verify news for EG 

Todo List

Empty Inbox 

Review Todo List

Review Waiting for List 

Review dropbox

Review desktop 

Review lists

Review projects 







My Day Today

I want to thank my Higher Power for this program, this website, the telephone and online meetings, and my life.

I want to thank movingalong for starting this trend.

Things I will do today

1. Go to the 5:45 a.m. telephone ACA meeting

2. Go to the 7 a.m. telephone DA meeting

3. Go to the 7:30 a.m. telephone PA meeting

4. Go to the 8:30 a.m. telephone PA meeting

5. Go to the 9:30 a.m. telephone PA check-in

6. Go to the 9:45 a.m. telephone CLA activity line

7. Test blood sugar after fasting

8. Cook and eat breakfast

9. Take shower

10. Go to the 12 noon telephone ACA meeting

11. Go to the 1 p.m. telephone CLA activity line

12. Declutter 500 e-mail

13. Eat lunch

14. Go to the 3 p.m. telephone DA meeting

15. Test blood sugar before dinner

16. Cook and eat dinner

17. Read the AA Big Book

18. Pray and meditate

19. Go to the 7 p.m. telephone OA meeting

20. Clear the tables

21. Go to the 8 p.m. telephona CLA meeting

22. Go to the 9 p.m. online EA meeting

23. Go to the 9:30 p.m. telephone CLA activity line

24. Go to part of the 11 p.m. telephone ACA meeting

25. Inject insullin

Thanks for letting me share



  • 30 leglifts
  • Shower
  • F Oil
  • Mouthwash/brush  


  1. Apply for some position
  2. Job search (10+ minutes)
  3. Volunteer search (10+ minutes)
  4. Practise chanter (10+ minutes) 
  5. Coding study (12+ minutes)
  6. Call/meet Nic
  7. Meet JM @ 2
  8. Purchase mouthwash
  9. I.C. records and trans
  10. Research business cards
  11. Pet care: Afternoon/evening
  12. Dishes
  13. Lock up house 
  14. Mouthwash/brush  
  15. Bed before 0030

- "A procrastinator's work is never done."