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We were running late, and all I could think about as I drove to the lesson was the clock.
Distracted, I ended up missing the right intersection and having to drive far out of our way.
That awful, rushed feeling also applies in other settings, of course.
One of the toughest things about writing a timed essay is the panic we can feel once the minutes start to tick away.
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And that panicky feeling can wreak real havoc on the quality of what we write.
But there's good news: there are four basic steps that can put you on the right track to put together a great essay even in a tight time crunch, all while keeping your cool.
Then, as I scrambled to get everyone out of the van, I completely forgot to close the back passenger side door. By the end of the day, I felt lucky just to have gotten the right two kids out of the pool and back to the house.
If I'd just stopped panicking about the time and paid attention to where I was heading, things would have gone a bit more smoothly.