This is so true. I have already written about 250 pages of a planned book. I have since left it to rest for while but that while has gradually turned out be three years. Mental laziness is a dangerous animal which creeps into you and holds on so tight that you will not realise it until some one like this good person comes along and shocks you into action. You are right. I am going to go back to it and not allow myself to be sabotaged by myself.
Euny Hong suggests keeping your big goals to yourself.