• December 2011
    Yes indeed you are a writer....and a fabulous one at that:)  Great post....
  • December 2011
    Thank you for speaking your truth. It really rings a bell with me. I am a mother to a two year old, and although very busy, I know my reasons for not writing as much as I'd like are much deeper than the dishes in the sink, or laundry that needs to...
  • December 2011
    Thank you! Wonderful words of wisdom. I'm not a mom, but I am a perfectionist. You said it all so well. Thanks again.
  • December 2011
    This post is funny, true, and great! And boy, can I relate. You may have already seen Ira Glass's short video on creativity and beginners (link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BI23U7U2aUY). Here is a quote, in which he talks about the problem...
  • December 2011
    My partner always tells me that I am a writer that is under the table, afraid to come out and tell people that I am a writer.  The very fact that I am finally starting to commit to (and whisper softly) being a writer is a huge step for me. But I...
  • December 2011
    I love your son's wisdom at such a young age! His unconditional love and pride should be enough to get you to write.one.single.word and more. But I share your problem of "Paralyzed by Perfection." I have been all my life. I wanted to please other...
  • December 2011
    Good for your son! His response to your post is quite inspiring. This is a lovely exploration of how perfectionism hinders us.
  • December 2011

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