Time passed by so fast that before I knew it, it was time to turn it in. I tried to position my eyes in order to look at my paper, and ended up in a very uncomfortable way, I slowly kept writing, ,my eyes would wander, thinking of what I should write next as if the answer was floating up in the air somewhere.
On weeks when you feel zero motivation to sit down at the computer or notebook and write, just look at your log of time spent writing.
Because, I believe, we could help each other, if we only knew what was wrong. As long as progress is made — that is all we can and should hope for! Unfortunately, my struggles to sit still and write as a little kid carried over into adulthood. I have friends read my work and give me feedback.
He explained, repeatedly, that our prompt for our personal statement was basically to write about what motivates us to go to college; something personal that made us realize that that was our reason to pursue higher education.
In brief, keep writing. I am addicted to short-term gratification. I hope we, together, can change that.
Oh, and get ready: I looked around the class again. But I felt embarrassed to turn it in. This year seemed as if there was so much to do and so little time. I suppose my life has turned out the way I imagined. I do this before sharing it with the world.
I was scared of what my teacher was going to say. Then it was back to the drawing board. As if so much had been held back for so long and now is suddenly released. I wrote one sentence, then scribbled it off, I wrote another sentence, and scribbled again.
Mariles, came in and everybody took their seat, the noise level lowered distinctively. It took some time to accept this reality. Makes me feel more connected, more human, instead of isolated and robotic.The importance of writing in science finally clicked around year 2 of my PhD program.
This is typically the time one is expected to find funding for his/her projects, publish papers, and come up with future project ideas. My Struggle with Personal Writing “Personal writing is both the easiest kind of writing to do and the most difficult” (Rawlins, ). For me, it’s actually one of them most difficult and frustrating types of writing.
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