with love from | 06.27.13
Just the Tip #35
You Only Have to Take the First Step
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The other night I was feeling uninspired. Kelly was enthusiastically working on the Tuesday Tips book, but there wasn't anything I felt like doing.

I asked her what I should do, and she told me to start working on my Tuesday Tips post to promote the book.

Ugh. I didn't FEEL like working on that! But I went into my office anyway. I sat down and told myself all I had to do was click "Add New Post" and that would count as having worked on it.

I created the new post and titled it. "Tuesday Tips: the Book." Then I promptly hopped on Facebook to avoid doing more work.

But the first thing I saw on my feed was a quote my friend Donna posted. A light went off in my head—the quote was a perfect way to begin my post.

I copied the quote into my blank post. And then suddenly I knew exactly what to write. The article flowed effortlessly from my fingertips. Within minutes, I had a new article and felt inspired.

Even though I didn't feel like working, I trusted the flow and took a single step in the direction I wanted to go. The easiest action I could take spiraled into the post effortlessly getting done ahead of time. (Read the aforementioned post, Tuesday Tips: the Book, here!)
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