Now, we'll move on to:
2. Don't just do it.
Beginning today, take better care of yourself. Protect your creative energy for projects that really matter to you. How? It's simple. When someone asks you to do something you don't really want to do, smile and say, "No." No excuses, no alibis, just no.
It's a lesson I'm starting to embrace. And, if I can do it, I know you can do it! Or, not do it ... as this case may be.