Classic Kathleen, originally published on 8/20/08
1. Sit down.
2. Lift your right foot off the floor and make clockwise circles.
3. Now, while doing this, draw the number ’6′ in the air with your right hand. Your foot will change direction. How weird is that? And there’s nothing you can do about it! And you know that before the day is done you are going to try it again.
Ho hum. I’m going back to the 13th century, so it’s your turn to find something weird to amuse us during the dog days of summer.
Sherri adds: Writers are easily distracted. What do you do when you take a brief break from work or writing? Know any good exercises to do while sitting at a desk?