What is the deal with clutter? Why do I find it difficult to file important records away?
Wait! I reorganized files recently. And now I can’t find essential documents. Perhaps I should have left them scattered on the desk top, piled on the floor, and stacked on the printer. At least then I knew where they were.
Gurus have written articles that tell me creative people are messy. That bit of news made me feel better about my chaos. After all, I’m a creative gal, but is that an excuse for clutter? Probably not. Could be that I’m just plain down right lazy. Would I work better with a clean and organized surface? I know I tried it once. Wonder how long ago that was? Can't remember.
Now that Sarah: Laney’s Angel is finished, I’ve started a third book about Sarah, and she’s so much more fun that organizing papers on my desk. However, if I don’t clean up soon, no one will be able to find Sarah and me behind these stacks at the computer.
How do all you busy people handle the stuff waiting for a home? Jacqueline Hopper, has an article on her blog that gives 10 tips for keeping a desk clean and tidy.
Excuse me, now while I go back and study it. Check it out. http://jacquelinedhopper.blogspot.com/