Emma Jane wrote a very relevant article in The Australian today.
I love the quote
"Endless postponements of study in lieu of tea preparation and house cleaning"
I so agree
The article is called
Giving birth or delivering a doctorate, they're both labours of love
The agony, ecstasy, exhaustion and exhilaration of making babies or studying for a PhD.
Here is a link to it. Have read!
She also has a web page at
My favourite tea mug for procrastinating