BTW: Procrastination

I've had the same set of beads and components sitting on my desk since Friday afternoon. I've rearranged them about 40 times.

I have a vague idea of what I want to do with them, but can't seem to find the time or energy to actually MAKE something with them. It's distressing.

I know I've been busy since Friday with the nieces and Pat and family things and planning wedding showers and. . .  you get the idea. But it just doesn't feel like I've accomplished anything at all in the past five days.

And, here I am delaying the actual work again by writing a blog post. I don't feel like I'm subconsciously procrastinating for any particular reason, yet there it all sits.

I love where I'm going with this, I really do. I've just got some kind of mental block on getting it finished.

I guess it's about time to jump in and make it happen.

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  1. Hi there, I've been AWOL for several weeks due to an illness and just getting around to visiting my favorite blogs. The beads here are just beautiful, and I can't wait to see it finished.

    Have a wonderful week!!

  2. you've got some great beads there Hope! I totally know what you mean ... I've got a couple of those beads pushing around my table too at the moment. sigh. need to get at it!

  3. Cynthia- Thanks. I finally got something started with them. I think I like the direction I'm heading, but I started to over think it so I knew it was time to step away until I can let it flow again. Here's hoping your beads start to fall together as well!

  4. Hope, what a gorgeous palette you are working with I know when the block goes away there will be something outstanding on your bead table. I can't wait to see it! ;)

  5. Penny- Thank you! I JUST finished the necklace at long last and am looking forward to having something else hog the precious space on my desk. I'm actually considering submitting that necklace so I won't be showing it off anytime soon. Sorry!


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