First, know that you are not alone in this common situation. Many smart, creative, and intelligent persons have been in this very situation. Many are in this forum. I count myself one of them.
Second, accept the fact that finishing your thesis will require you to work outside of your comfort zone. The process by its very nature will not simply allow you to collect, collate, and communicate all the research you have read or conducted. You must look hard at this morass of datum and find some logical next course of inquiry that only you could have charted. It is hard, it may not come quickly. It will not come at all if you do nothing and stay in your comfort zone.
Thirdly, understand that your blog of the exploration of GTD will simply be a distraction and divert time and energy from the second point. However GTD like any other method will be useful only if they help you to learn how to eat a whale (one bite at a time). GTD may be a good tool to allow you to break the task of the thesis into manageable tasks. GTD may allow you to plan your day and allow you to do those quiotidien activities that keep you sane, happy, and a whole person. However when you have the block of time freed up and the task is: "Write 10 pages." GTD will not make that happen, nor will a blog, nor will chatting with all these nice people here.
I believe what you need is someone/something else to help you to be accountable. That person may be the kindly committee member, a classmate, etc. Find that person, commit to them and honor your commitments to them by using the GTD workflow to help juggle all those balls that daily life requires and distracts you from your thesis.
Go ahead and ask away about how to practice GTD, but do not let this be an excuse for not getting things done.
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