Anti-procrastination sign

Avoiding the “Someday” Trap

Procrastination Leading to Regret

Facing a new year reminds me of all the things I want to do someday and all the things I wanted to do but haven’t done.

The procrastination sets in; someday never seems to be today.

Someday May Never Come

For me, the concept of someday becoming a daydreaming and dangerous word.  We live our lives thinking there’s always more time.

Someday assumes a distant future with possibilities, this can be a distraction from what’s happening here and now.  Someday makes me lose focus on my goals as I work towards my personal vision.

Thinking about things I haven't done
Waiting for Someday

Don’t Think, Just Do

So in this new year, I want to remove the word someday and take those somedays and incorporate them into my personal vision. To make measurable goals out of them and make them happen.

Final Thoughts

Why wait for a future that is not guaranteed?  I don’t want to have a collection of somedays laying around as a form of regret.

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
― Oscar Wilde

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