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In praise of tomorrow

Original post made on Jan 15, 2013

"The Art of Procrastination: A Guide to Effective Dawdling, Lollygagging and Postponing," by John Perry, Workman Publishing Company, 112 pp., $12.95

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, November 23, 2012, 12:00 AM

Comments (4)

Posted by Rowen Tuit, a resident of another community
on Jan 15, 2013 at 11:42 am

Great read, Gennady. I have been waiting for this.
A long time.


Posted by British Lit, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jan 15, 2013 at 3:56 pm

Great article about what appears to be a very interesting book. However, the phrase about "time's winged chariot..." is a steal from a 17th century English writer and poet!


Posted by Professsional Crastinator, a resident of Green Acres
on Jan 15, 2013 at 4:41 pm

I think I'll buy this book later... ;-)


Posted by musical, a resident of Palo Verde
on Jan 16, 2013 at 6:25 am

Time's winged chariot . . . yes a Marvellous poem, reminding me of . . . nevermind.

Yikes, caught red-handed. Procrastinating is what I'm doing right now, and not very constructively. Back to work.



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