A story from Monday, November 29, 2010

The Genius

“I am really a genius. I could have written great novels or poetry.” “But you didn’t.” “No,” he flipped the TV channel, “but I could have.”

3 Critiques to "The Genius"

  1. The following was written by Mike on November 29, 2010

    . . . um, I don’t get this one . . . no, really . . .

    (makes mental promise to read only two more tweets and THEN start work on that great novel…)

  2. The following was written by Gayle Beveridge on November 29, 2010

    How very true to life. This story captures perfectly the cost of procrastination.

  3. The following was written by dehelen on December 3, 2010

    I have heard this so many times from non-writers. I think it’s not so much procrastination as it is hubris.