From August 2009: The Top 10 Reasons NOT to Art Journal
10. I'm afraid my journaling won't be good enough.
9. I can't think of anything to journal ABOUT (my life is boring).
8. I don't want to ruin my journal.
7. I hate my handwriting.
6. I can't even draw a stick figure.
5. I can never pick good color combinations.
4. There are so many journalers who can do it WAY better than I can.
3. I worry that someone will read it.
2. I just don't have the time.
And the Number 1 excuse to not art journal is:
I'm not an artist.