Many of us freelance artists, don't have a regular 9 to 5 day. We don't have America's typical work schedule to define OUR day. So many of us LOVE that we are not hemmed in by someone else's schedule; we can structure our day any way that we wish.
Though a good number of artists don't structure their day in any way. And can, after many weeks of this, begin to notice a lack of grounding, procrastination sets in, deadlines missed, stress becomes your middle name, production declines or slowly (or quickly as the case may be) stops.
Rituals help to ground us. It can be the very thing that keeps us on task, keeps us connected to others and the outside world.
If the rituals in this article don't resonate with you, create your own. ...