Procrastination is a big problem for writers. The Economist takes a view, based on research and economic theory: New-year irresolution.
What seems to work is pre-commitment. Homer tells the story of Ulysses. He wanted to hear the sirens’ song but wanted to avoid being lured to his death by it, so he tied himself to the mast of his ship. (The other sailors had wax in their ears.)
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