I hate "Fezzik Factor". It's my own flavor of Murphy's Law. And it keeps me from getting things done the way I'd like.
This Japanese idiom was likely coined by someone who was getting their posterior pummelled by their project.
A Middle-earth State of Mind...The stories of J.R.R. Tolkien...The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion...all that began in a simple idea to bring a little extra joy to his kids around Christmas each year, and it’s in that same spirit, that same season, that same state of mind, that this story begins.