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Sandra Tayler
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Plan for moving forward: Full Status Report
Greetings Backers, One of the things I like to do when giving updates on a project is to provide a TL;DR (Too Long; Didn't Read) section at the top of the update. If you're wan...
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Sandra Tayler
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Thank you for your support!
Thank you my wonderful backers! Thank you so much for showing up enthusiastically to support this book. Crowdfunding is always a question asked of the world at large. It is me...
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Sandra Tayler
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One Day Left! (And an update on Custom Designed Notebook)
Greetings! We have one day left before the funding period for this project closes. If you know someone who could use this book, now is an excellent time to tell them about it. ...
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Sandra Tayler
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Custom Designed Notebook Unlocked!
Greetings Backers! I am incredibly surprised to be announcing a surpassed stretch goal for the second time today. I am not certain how an additional 200 backers found this proj...
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Sandra Tayler
7 days ago
We get an Audiobook! and offset printing!
Greetings Backers! We just passed the goal to unlock the Audiobook! This means there is a new pledge level you can switch to if Audio is your preferred format. Or you can add a...
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Sandra Tayler
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Appearances and Projects I Support
Greetings Backers! I wanted to let you know about some upcoming opportunities to hear me talk and get a feel for the sorts of things I teach. Monday July 15 (TOMORROW) at 8pm...
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PROJECT UPDATE
Sandra Tayler
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1 day ago

Project Update: Plan for moving forward: Full Status Report

Greetings Backers,

One of the things I like to do when giving updates on a project is to provide a TL;DR (Too Long; Didn't Read) section at the top of the update. If you're wanting only the most relevant information delivered quickly, you can just read the TL;DR and move on with your day. If you like more detail, you can read the whole update. So with that intro, our first

TL;DR: 
  • I provide a deliverables list and an expected timeline for the project. 
  • Those at mentoring and consulting levels should hear from me this week about scheduling, but actual meetings will start happening in late August or September. 
  • I will be on a road trip to Gen Con July 28 - August 7 which will impact work on this project. If you're going to be at Gen Con we're booth 1145, or you can take a class from me. List of classes here
  • Surveys will go out in the first half of September.
  • Pre-order Store is now open! (Existing backers can add on items to your existing order via the survey when it goes out.)
  • This update is a Full Status Report. I'll only do these every month or two. Most updates will be smaller and more narrative rather than list-full.
  • Your next Full Status Report will be the week of Sept 30 - Oct 4. I expect to give shorter updates every week or two between now and then. 

And now we dig in to details!

Deliverables List (and status of each item)


SLSC Print book: Currently in the hands of a developmental editor. I've identified 7 more chapters that need to be added to the book, which might increase the word count by 20k or more. I'm hoping to get 1-2 chapters drafted before my Gen Con departure, but there are a lot of claims on my attention this week.
SLSC ebook: This will be produced and released within about a week of when I send the physical book to the printer.
SLSC Audiobook: I will begin production on this as soon as the physical book is off to the printer and the ebook has been delivered.
Custom Designed Notebook: I will be working on this in tandem with revising and editing SLSC. I already have ideas for how to arrange some of the activities on the pages.
Notebook (for creativity bundle): I've ordered samples for this blank notebook. Once they arrive I can decide whether this will be a spiral bound notebook or stitched.  I do plan to let people with creativity bundles choose to upgrade their blank notebook to Custom Designed if they wish.
Bookmarks: Design work on these will begin after Gen Con and after I get the new book chapters drafted.
Notecards: Design work on these will begin after Gen Con and after I get the new book chapters drafted.
Sticker sheets: I need to get samples from a vendor. I have an idea I'm excited about, so I'll be exploring the feasibility of it during August.
Thank you Postcard: Design work will begin in October.
Giveaway books: Once I have received my shipment of books I will set up a process where people can get these books for free.
Lecture bundle: After I return from Gen Con, I will get these lectures recorded, edited, and uploaded. I want to have them available to you by the end of September.
Consultations: I will be reaching out this week to begin scheduling.
Group Mentoring: I will be reaching out this week to begin scheduling.
Individual Mentoring: I will be reaching out this week to begin scheduling. 

Timeline

This is the current plan. I will keep you updated and informed about any changes, delays, or exciting news. 

July 22-26: I’ll be reaching out to those at the mentoring levels to start setting up appointments and groups.

July 28-August 7: I'll be on the road to Gen Con.

August 9 - September 15: Drafting chapters, getting them beta read, firming up the core text of the book so it is ready for line editing and proofreading. Design work on the sticker sheets, bookmarks, and other items in the creativity bundle.   The survey to collect your address and order information will also go out during this stage. I'll start work on recording lectures with the plan to have all of them available by the end of September.

September 16- October 15: Line editing and proofreading. It is possible that both of these can happen in one pass, but it is more likely that they’ll have to happen sequentially. Work will begin on the Custom Designed Notebook, bookmarks, notecards, thank you card, and other ancillary items.

October 16-31:  Layout and design for the print book and ebook. Send the book off to the printer. Once files are in the printer's hands they will give me a specific timeline for delivery. Same with the items ordered from other vendors.

November 1-5: I hope to have the ebook ready and distribute it to everyone who has an ebook in their pledge. 

March 2025: Shipping books to you! (Hopefully sooner than this, but I’ll keep you posted.)

Current state of things:

The pre-order store is now open! If you know someone who wants this book, but missed the funding window, they can place a pre-order here. Feel free to spread that link far and wide. The store is currently rudimentary. I will be adding more items and sprucing everything up over the coming weeks. As a backer, you will be able to add on more items via your survey which will go out in early September. 

It is the week before Gen Con. We road trip cross country to get to this event and then run a booth for four days. I want to get started on drafting some chapters for SLSC this week, but realistically I'm probably going to spend my writing time finishing up the three presentations that I'm giving while at Gen Con (tickets still available!) Since several of these presentations are also going to be what I record for the Lecture Bundle, I'm still doing work that moves this project forward.   

I'd like to believe that I'll work on things while I'm on the road, but the reality is likely to be that the creative challenges of finding food I can eat (I have a medically restricted diet), helping Howard navigate his chronic fatigue, and connecting with friends and fellow writers will all prove too distracting. 

I usually experience a creative surge once I recover from convention exhaustion, so I have high hopes for productivity in the second half of August. I'll need to take full advantage of that if I'm going to keep on track for my production schedule. 

I'm very excited to bring this project to you and I'm looking forward to keeping you all posted about the journey to get there. 
Thank you for being here!
Sandra 
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PROJECT UPDATE
Sandra Tayler
CREATOR
5 days ago

Project Update: Thank you for your support!

Thank you my wonderful backers!


Thank you so much for showing up enthusiastically to support this book. Crowdfunding is always a question asked of the world at large. It is me saying "I want to make this thing, does anyone else want it?"  I am so glad that in this case, with this book, the answer is yes. I'm glad I get to finish the writing and production on this book. I'm glad you all will get to read it. I'm glad that it will continue to exist and be a resource for people long after this project is fully delivered and complete.  

Thank you!

Some Closing Stats

$39,330 total for the project
1140 Backers (when I was going to be happy with a few hundred)
913 paperback books sold (Which is enough to apply upgrades to the offset printing)
67 giveaway books

What's Next?

Today: I've got some steps to take in order to switch from live project to pre-order store. I've also got digital thank you notes to post in a multitude of places. And I plan to  order celebratory sushi for my family.

Backerkit will collect your pledge money. If there is any trouble with payment, you'll have at least two weeks to square it away with Backerkit. After that period if there is still a problem I can help you. We'll make sure your pledge can go through.

Friday: I'll be a guest on the World Anvil livestream. (Noon pacific time) We'll be talking about adapting your life to fit your capacity with a special focus on chronic illness and neruodivergence.

The Weekend: I am going to collapse into a small heap over the weekend. When not staring at walls, I'm going to take care of things and people around my house who have been neglected during the promotional flurry.

Monday: (or maybe Tuesday) I'll give you a list of deliverables and a timeline for production, surveys, add-ons, etc. 

Thank you

Thank you for backing the project.
Thank you to everyone who reposted any of my many social media posts
Thank you to those who vouched for me and my book telling others why you think it will be worth reading.
Thank you for the recommendations you have given to people in offline places.
Thank you if you pledged for a giveaway book, I'm so glad I'll be able to share those with people who need books and can't afford them.
Thank you if you bought an extra copy for someone else in your life
Most of all:
Thank you for being the sort of person who wants to create things and is willing to restructure your life around that.
Creating things makes the world better.

Thank you so much for making my creation possible.

With gratitude,
Sandra
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PROJECT UPDATE
Sandra Tayler
CREATOR
7 days ago

Project Update: Custom Designed Notebook Unlocked!

Greetings Backers!

I am incredibly surprised to be announcing a surpassed stretch goal for the second time today. I am not certain how an additional 200 backers found this project in the past five hours, but I'm so glad that you are here. Thank you!

We've unlocked the Custom Designed Notebook. It is now available as an add-on for any pledge level that includes physical shipping. 

You can now go in and update your pledge to add this notebook.

Our last stretch goal for this project is at 35k. If we pass that number I will:
  • upgrade the book
  • upgrade custom designed notebook. 
  • upgrade the stickers in the creativity bundle from being single stickers to being sheets of stickers,
  • create a special thank you postcard to go inside every physical package. 
The upgrades to the book and notebook might be in the form of spot gloss, decorative designs on the interior, or fancier paper. I'm going to have to do some research to pin down the best options to make the books you get even better. I'll keep you posted about process and choices.

Any funds I receive beyond 35k will be spent on paying bills and giving me more breathing room to work on my next book project. I have so many more things I want to write and I'd love to be able to spend less time on freelance work for income so that I can spend more time writing those books, poems, and stories. 

Thank you all for showing up for this book. It means so much to me that you're willing to trust me to deliver a useful resource. 
All the best,
Sandra
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Sandra Tayler
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7 days ago

Project Update: We get an Audiobook! and offset printing!

Greetings Backers!

We just passed the goal to unlock the Audiobook! This means there is a new pledge level you can switch to if Audio is your preferred format. Or you can add an Audiobook to your existing pledge using the add-on feature.  Thank you so much for helping us reach this point. 

I'll have more information about the details of the audiobook and offset printing once we enter the production phase of this project.

For now we have a new stretch goal:

Custom Designed Notebook


If we reach 30k before the project closes I'll create a custom designed notebook with pages created specifically for each activity in the book. This notebook will be available as and add-on item for any pledge level with physical shipping.  

If you miss adding on this notebook before funding closes, you will have the option to add this notebook and any other add-on items when I send out the survey to collect your shipping cost and address information. 

Spread the word!

I am so grateful for how far this project has come. I get to make this book, which would not have happened without you. We have just over 48 hours left in the funding period. If you're inclined to spread the word, I would appreciate any boost you can give to the project.

All the best!
Sandra
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Sandra Tayler
CREATOR
6 days ago

Project Update: One Day Left! (And an update on Custom Designed Notebook)

Greetings!

We have one day left before the funding period for this project closes. If you know someone who could use this book, now is an excellent time to tell them about it.

I made a change to the Custom Designed Notebook listing: if you order the physical notebook, you will also get a printable PDF version as well. If you want just the digital version, I've created an option for that. 

I'm so very grateful to you all for being here. When I launched this project I planned to be happy if I could reach a few hundred backers and there are now more than a thousand of you.  I'm excited to get this book into your hands. 

Thank you!
Sandra
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Hi, Sandra! I was counting up the number of people I wanted to give a copy of this book, and found that it's enough people that it would be cheaper for me to buy the "retailer" package of 10 rather than individual add-on books. However, I know a lot of projects like to limit their retailer packages to actual bookstores. Is that the case here as well? Thanks, - Brooks

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Sandra Tayler
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7 days ago
The book and Custom Designed Notebook will get upgrades. I'll explore options for upgrades and make the book even better..
Goal: $35,000 reached! — We did it! This project reached this goal!
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Hi! Two related questions: First, I have a friend who said they can't afford to back until just AFTER the campaign closes. Will there be an opportunity for late pledges? (I feel like I've seen that before with either Kickstarter or Backerkit, but I can't recall for sure) Second, will the book be more generally available after the campaign ends for folks who didn't pledge? I'm expecting I'll keep finding more people I want to recommend it to as time goes on. Thanks!

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7 days ago
At 30k I'll create a custom designed activities book available as an add-on
Goal: $30,000 reached! — We did it! This project reached this goal!
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Sandra Tayler
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9 days ago

Project Update: Appearances and Projects I Support

Greetings Backers!

I wanted to let you know about some upcoming opportunities to hear me talk and get a feel for the sorts of things I teach.

Monday July 15 (TOMORROW) at 8pm Eastern time. I will be teaching "Starting and Stopping: The Problem of Motivation" for Mary Robinette Kowal's Patreon subscribers. Details here. Even Patrons at the "just following" level (which costs nothing) should have access to this class. But you can also do a 7 day free trial to see what other offerings are interesting to you. A recording of this class will be posted to my Patreon once it is available.

Friday July 19 at 1pm Eastern Time I'll be on the World Anvil livestream. I'll be talking about  Your Access Needs: Adapting Your Life to Fit Your Capacity. With a focus on neurodivergence and strategies to help creative work flourish when the world in general is not designed for the way your brain works. Click here to see the livestream via twitch.  Or Click here to see the livestream via YouTube.  I believe once the stream is over you'll be able to watch a recorded version on YouTube if you're not available during the live.

I also want to take a moment to tell you about two crowdfunded projects that I've backed and think deserve support.

Mary Robinette Kowal's Silent Spaces is a short story anthology project set in the same universe as her Lady Astronaut books. I love these books, they have real space science along with relatable characters in an alternate history setting. This anthology is a fantastic way to sample her writing. She also has a marvelous assortment of ancillary merchandise.

Uncanny Magazine is doing their annual fundraiser / subscriber drive so that they can produce their excellent magazine filled with speculative fiction short stories, poetry, and non-fiction. Now is a great time to give them some support and help them keep doing the work that they love. 

We're closing in on the final funding week. I'll be back in your inboxes several times over the next few days as we push to fund the audiobook  and offset printing before the project closes.
Thank you so much for being part of this project!
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Sandra Tayler
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12 days ago

Project Update: Stretch Goal Achieved and One Week Left!

Greetings Backers!

We've got one week left on this project and we just cleared the first stretch goal! I get paid and the lecture bundle add on will contain a fourth bonus lecture.  I feel very optimistic that we'll unlock both the audiobook and offset printing before the project closes.

Thank you so much for your support in getting the project this far!

There are some things I want to note so that you have the chance to update your pledge if you wish.

Updated project timeline: I've created a more detailed project timeline on the main story. The most important note is that I originally hoped to have books in your hands by December's holiday gifting season. I now think that is unlikely. Even if the added chapters did not slow the project down, book printers get very backlogged between October and the end of the year. I now hope to have books in your hands by March of 2025. All through the process I'll keep you updated to let you know when to expect your book. I just wanted to make sure you don't plan on this book for this year's holiday gifting.

Updated Table of Contents: The exact titles of chapters are still in flux, but the list gives you an idea of what is already in the book and what I intend to add before going to print. 

With that housekeeping out of the way, I want to return to celebration. Every day since this project funded I've carried joy that so many people are excited about my book. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
*muppet flail*
Sandra

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Sandra Tayler
CREATOR
15 days ago

Project Update: Partial Sample Chapter: Structuring Life to Support Creativity

PLEASE NOTE: this partial sample chapter has not yet been edited for typos and grammatical errors. It is provided to let potential readers get a feel for the general writing style and for the way I present information. Hope you enjoy or find it useful!
 
Managing Mental Load

Any discussion of how to make space for creativity in our lives must address Mental Load. Mental load is about how much space a task takes up in your brain, which is a very different measure than how much space the task has on the calendar. A five minute phone call might be a quick chore easily checked off the list, or it might require hours of pre-call anxiety and avoidance with more hours of post-call recovery. Mental load is often not logical because it is about emotions and unintended reactions. 
In January of 2024, the month I was pushing through a revision pass on this book, I had just finished six months where I was frazzled to the point of near burnout. When I looked at my calendar there were long stretches of empty space. Yet I was frazzled. A closer look at what had been happening showed me why. Each of the few things on my calendar was surrounded with a cloud of anxieties and repeated small decisions that I had to make. I was also carrying a lot of small simple tasks that needed to be tracked and repeated over time. My problem wasn’t in the number of things I was trying to do, it was the combined mental weight of those things. 

You can reduce mental load when you organize for efficiency of process, reduction of decision making, external reminders, and create appropriate space for emotional processing. By doing this you save creative energy for the work you want to be doing instead of spending it on carrying mental load.

When assessing the mental load you carry, the first challenge is to be honest with yourself about how much mental space a task takes up instead of how much mental space you think it should take up. You’re better able to make that assessment when you understand the variety of things that contribute to mental load.

All of the following increase the mental load of a task:
1.           The more decisions required the higher the load. Even tiny micro decisions add up.
2.           If the task is step one of a multi-task process. 
3.           If the task requires any sort of future contingency planning. For example if you pass the test then____ but if you fail the test then ___. 
4.           Extra mental load if your brain is an anxious one that will contingency plan around every circumstance. 
5.           If a task is unpleasant or repulsive to you. 
6.           If the task repeats but is not intrinsically interesting or pleasurable. (Staring at you dishes and laundry)
7.           If the task triggers any strong emotion whether positive or negative, you have to give brain space to feeling and processing that emotion or to suppressing it. 
8.           If doing the task means that you have to give up something else, it has an opportunity cost. 
9.           If the task requires you to track or remember information particularly detailed information. 
10.       If the task requires you to remember its existence with no external reminders. 

We’re going to talk about these sources of mental load in sections, grouping things together into categories. Numbers 1-3 on the list are about decision fatigue. Number 4 is about anxiety. Numbers 5-6 are about willpower. Numbers 7-8 are about the emotional weight of tasks. 9-10 are about tracking or remembering. But before we dive into the categories, I have an overview analysis activity for you to start thinking about your mental load. 

Mental Load Activity #1: Analysis
You need a grid with columns for tasks, decisions, anxiety, willpower, emotional weight, and remembering. In the tasks column write down 4 tasks that you do regularly where the process for them is smooth. Then write down 4 tasks that feel hard, heavy, or guilt inducing. You almost certainly have more that four tasks of each type and you’re welcome to do a full analysis of every task you can think of, but four of each gives you a starting place to see if there are patterns in what is difficult for you. In the remaining columns you’re going to assign the task a number from 1-4 based on how heavy or hard the task feels to you.  If a task has a lot of decision making, it should get a 4 in that column. If you don’t have to decide things, then give it a 1. Go with your first instinct rather than trying to carefully consider the perfect number. 

With everything filled out, look to see if there are any patterns in the tasks that are flowing easily for you vs the ones that are tangling you up and not getting done. If the higher numbers cluster in a particular category column, you’ve probably identified a category that you might need to tackle first.

Decision Fatigue
I’ve labeled this category decision fatigue, but an equally viable name for it would be executive function fatigue. Each judgment call or decision we make is an exertion of energy. Similar to a physical activity where as you repeat the motion your muscles get tired, your brain can also become tired and less able to make additional judgment calls or decisions. The size or consequence of the decision matters less than the quantity of decisions. The best example I have for this was when I was parenting four young children and the preschooler asked for a cracker. It seems like a simple binary question, yes/no, but in order to generate that answer, I had to evaluate 
  • How many crackers are left
  • How many other children might also want a cracker.
  • If there are fewer crackers than children, can this child not show off their cracker
  • How close are you to a meal time.
  • If you give a cracker to this child, how will that affect their next meal.
  • Even if this child will be fine eating close to mealtime, what about the other children who may also want a cracker. 
  • Is this child likely to negotiate / annoy / tantrum if denied a cracker
  • Will that negotiation or tantrum summon other children 

All of these factors and more have to be evaluated in thirty seconds or less or we might move straight to the whining / tantrum mode that will summon complicating factors (such as additional children)  
When looking at the decision fatigue around that simple yes/no question, every single bullet point counts as a judgment call or decision. This is why care giving life roles such as parenting, elder care, and household management can take up so much creative energy, they require people to make constant micro-decisions all day long. 

Add in the fact that, just like some people are physically able to lift more weight than others, some people have more capacity for judgment calls and executive function than others. The amount we have is variable from day to day. Physical fatigue, lack of sleep, illness, burnout, and a host of other factors can all reduce our ability to process and make decisions. Also some people’s supply of executive function is naturally smaller than society expects, which can lead to those people either feeling like failures or developing complex coping strategies that make them seem odd to others who don’t need those strategies. (I love that you have your complex coping strategy if it is working for you!) 
If you’re working with limited executive function or coping with decision fatigue for any reason, then these adaptive tools might help.

Task clumping - we previously discussed task clumping in Curating your Commitments and even had an activity around it. Treating multiple similar tasks like a block of tasks which flow into one another can reduce the decision fatigue because you’re not making individual decisions about multiple task. Changing the bedsheets and folding the laundry are no longer separate tasks, they are two portions of the same task. But be wary and watch to make sure that you don’t clump two easy tasks into one difficult one. Perform experiments to see what works for you and what doesn’t.

Pre-deciding - If you are faced with a decision or evaluation process that you know you’re likely to face again (like the child asking for a cracker) take a little extra time to not only decide for this instance, but also to create some rules that make future decisions easier. You can decide “no snacks after 4pm until dinner” and then the cracker question does remain a quick binary yes/no. Before 4pm, sure, after, no. Similar cluping and pre-deciding can be applied to a host of tasks. If you consolidate your grocery shopping onto one day per week, then not only to you free up time that you’re no longer spending on quick trips to the store, but you’ve also reduced your daily load of decision making. Out of an item? Put it on the list, you’ll think about it on grocery day. In order to make once per week grocery acquisition work, you may also need to deploy meal planning. This will also help you, because when you’re hungry, you can go look at what you assigned yourself to eat and do that instead of standing in the kitchen trying to figure out what to make.  I know some creatives who have simplified their wardrobe so that they don’t have to spend energy deciding what to wear that day. Some people assign tasks to days so that they don’t have to spend mental energy monitoring whether the task needs to be done.  

Efficiency of process - Pay attention to how you get a task done. Count the steps, both the steps of the task and perhaps also the literal steps you move. For example my laundry process involves dumping the dirty clothes hamper, sorting the laundry into like colors, running loads, clean laundry goes into a clean hamper, which I carry to my room then sort, fold, hang, and put away. Other adults in my household manage their laundry but skip half of the steps. They don’t sort by color, and they don’t fold, hang, or put away. My process is optimized for my clothes looking tidy. Their process is optimized for efficiency of effort. Neither of us is wrong, both of us have clean clothes to wear. Not coincidentally I have a surplus of available executive function while they have to carefully ration a smaller supply. If you need to reduce the executive function load in your life, see if you can make your tasks have fewer steps. Have a coat hook right next to the door instead of trying to make yourself put the coat on a hanger in the closet. Store cleaning supplies right next to the thing they’re for cleaning instead of making yourself collect those supplies from the “cleaning closet”. 

Borrow a brain - I once had to completely take apart my office and then refurnish it because of a flooding disaster. Having my office in disarray broke my brain because it disrupted hundreds of tiny habits and processes that I had in place for getting things done. I was having to do extra thinking about everything. It was exhausting. I reached the day when I had to buy a desk and figure out how I wanted that desk situated in my space. I stared at the options for hours feeling more frazzled and unable to choose. So I called  friend who kindly came over to my house and made a whole host of tiny decisions for me. 
When you’re struggling with decision fatigue, reach out for help. Include the other members of your household in the discussions of pre-deciding, task clumping, and efficiency of process. Take into account that the mental load of a task for one person may be very different than for another. If folding laundry is a huge obstacle to one person and an easy task for another, assign the folding to the person who finds it easy and hand a different but equivalent-in-effort task to the other person. If you live in partnership with other people, then building interdependencies where you task swap can increase everyone’s ability to have enjoyable relaxation or creative time. 
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I intend to donate a copy to my local library, would they be able to circulate both the physical and the PDF as an ebook?

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Sandra Tayler
CREATOR
20 days ago

Project Update: Slow and Steady Progress

Greetings Backers,

Thank you so much for being here! We're in the middle of the funding period when progress is slow. It is even slower because the US Fourth of July holiday is coming this week with all of its distractions. (And there have been other US news distractions this week. Oof.) The holiday was not a surprise, I planned for it. The world news I couldn't plan for specifically, but I'm not going to let it stop me. Creation is an act of rebellion and I will be throwing myself into making this book happen. Including adding a chapter on how to keep creating in the face of existential crisis.

I'm really enjoying the questions some of you had in the Discussion of Creative Challenges. I'll happily continue answering questions there as long as people ask them. 

Then next week I have plans to come back strong with a sample chapter, a more detailed project timeline, and maybe even an infographic or two. I'm going to do everything I can to get this project to hit that audiobook stretch goal at 25k and to be able to do offset printing for higher quality books.

Thank you so much for backing this project. If you celebrate the 4th of July I hope you have a fantastic one. If not, I hope you have a lovely few days anyway. 

All the best, 
Sandra
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PROJECT UPDATE
Sandra Tayler
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25 days ago

Project Update: SLSC: Let's Talk About Creative Challenges

Greetings!

The draft of Structuring Life to Support Creativity is currently in the hands of an editor, but I'll have another revision pass ahead of me where I can add chapters and information. So I want to know from you:
What questions do you have that you hope are answered by the book?

Ask your question in the comments here. I want to make sure that this book is the resource you need. I'd love to know what you're struggling with and what you hope to be able to accomplish.

All the best,
Sandra
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