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RoadTrip Wednesday #19: Wait, This Was Due Wednesday?

Welcome to our 19th Road Trip Wednesday!

Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question and answer it on our own blogs. You can hop from destination to destination and get everybody's unique take on the topic.We'd love for you to participate! Just answer the question on your own blog and leave a link in the comments. We'll be adding our own links here throughout the day!

Topic #19: What are your tools (erm, downfalls) when it comes to procrastination?

Michelle: When most, if not all, of your income is earned while you’re on a computer with Internet access . . .

Kate: Click on random link. Click on another random link. Laugh hysterically/bemoan ignorance . . .

Leila: I will just quickly cook a complicated curry with lots of ingredients. Then I will write . . .

Emilia: Then it's 9PM, and you're thinking, "Why pretend?" . . .

Kaitlin: . . . procrastination. It's one of my best, and most practiced, skills. . .

Amanda: In eighth grade, we were assigned the standard 'How Did You Spend Your Summer' paper. . .

Kristin: Actually, I'm a little tunnel-visioned when it comes to gettin' 'er done. . .

Kirsten: I have turned him into a dolphn, and elephant and a brontosaurus. . .

Lee: In non-medical terms, it refers to the uncontrollable urge to not do . . .



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Kristin Halbrook

Kristin Halbrook is the author of the critically-acclaimed young adult novels Nobody But Us (HarperTeen, 2013) and Every Last Promise (HarperTeen, 2015). She likes many things.

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10 comments:

  1. Here's the link to my various ways of enjoying procrastinatory fun:

    Getting things done the procrastinator's way

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  2. Can I still be considered a procrastinator if I wrote this blog post a week in advance?

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  4. *headdesk* sorry I clicked on the wrong thing and deleted my post.

    How do I procrastinate, let me count the ways

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  5. Absolute Write. It will either be my salvation or my downfall.

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  6. Procrastination is a game we all can play!

    And I am super competitive. ;D

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  7. I procrastinated so much I didn't have time to write a post. I'm kidding, I list off my favorite ways to procrastinate.

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  8. I was on vacation last week and didn't get a chance to participate, so I made sure to do so this week. It's posted. Have a look-see.

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  9. I just posted something else, so here's the actual link: http://celisedowns.com/blog/2010/03/03/road-trip-wednesday-19/

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  10. I took a trip down procrastination lane: http://talkmusebanter.blogspot.com/2010/03/taking-trip-down-procrastination-lane.html

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