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From the Deadline Bureau’s collection of beige suspension files: multi-taskers, procrastination, inspiration and more. We interview experts and peer supporters (contact us for a collaboration!) We review books and working methods and share confessions and tips.

My Misery Mouse Pad

She is always there when I start working. Grinning benevolently from her spot by my keyboard. She looks like my grandmother—an avid gardener with a quirky knitted hat and vests, a booming laugh. But unlike Granny, this lady is armed with anesthetic needles and a sledgehammer. Meet my mouse pad, featuring Kathy Bates as Annie […]

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