Another tip – is if you have too much information-
- break it down or file it until you need it.
- Don’t read the whole article.
- Get rid of outdate material and start over.
- Mark, scan and file.
Luckily, I never missed anything, but I don't recommended it as the way of cleaning out your files. Yes, it is faster, but way more painful.
Also, I have an author friend, that does this after each book. She clears off her desk and puts everything away from the work she's done on a certain book and starts over fresh.
Might be worth a shot.
May look like they are just gliding along, but we all know they are working their legs underneath the water.
Have a great day,