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How I Overcame Self-Doubt to Have an Extraordinarily Productive Day

I didn’t want to get out of bed today.

I felt like whatever I did today wouldn’t matter.

1. Watched Reality T.V.

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2. Took Baby Steps

“You’re never too old to take baby steps.” — Capital Steez

Success seems so distant.

3. Long Walk

“Walking is man’s best medicine” — Hippocrates

Instead of calling an Uber I walked in the hot midday sun. Physical forward momentum gave me emotional forward momentum.

4. Vocalized Thoughts

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5. Coffee Shop

“Better latte than ever.” — Abraham Lincoln*

I walked into the coffee shop dripping in sweat. It was worth the walk because I need to get out of the house if I’m going to have a productive day.

6. Listened to Song on Repeat

7. Quick Burst of Exercise

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8. Created Publishing Schedule

Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out. — R. Collier

When I woke up my subconscious was saying, “Whatever I do today won’t change anything so why don’t you just stay in bed!”

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socio-political polemic and essayist | www.AnthonyGalli.com

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