October 26, 2008 10:49 AM Subscribe
I think I have problem with escapism and lazyness.
posted by anonymous to Health & Fitness (11 answers total) 11 users marked this as a favorite
I've been known to procrastinate studying/homework/work either by reading fiction, or doing equally wasteful, until it's too late to actually do anything at all.
Holidays are specially hard as all my social activity goes away of town. Because of that, I've spent entire weeks just reading fanfiction avoiding thoughts of depression, until something inside me snaps and I get bored of that. But, everytime I get bored of my life, the cycle restarts.
I want to deal with this. I want to get better at improving my life instead of hiding behind my computer screen, but I've no idea where to start.
- I'm currently studying something I don't really like. I can't change this until I graduate (2 years left).
- I like my job. I've been known to procrastinate studying by working. However, they are very small and infrequent gigs (I think it doesn't even qualify as 'part-time') that I can do from my computer.
- Please, don't suggest therapy. Being honest with myself, I won't go.
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