Excuses for not writing

Writing is lonely and boring.


I can write only in the morning, and I have to teach in the morning.


I can write only in the evening, and I’m too exhausted after a day of teaching.


I haven’t done enough research yet.


I haven’t analyzed all of my data.images-1

By the time I’m finished collecting and analyzing data, I’m not interested in writing up the results.


I’m a terrible writer.


I’m afraid to show anyone what I’ve written.


I can’t move on to the next sentence until the one I’m working on is perfect, and the one I’m working on is rarely perfect.


I can’t finish a draft.


I hate doing revisions.


I’m interested in too many things.


I’m no longer interested in my topic.


My students drain me of time and energy.

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