In case you are wondering, or if you have lost yourself in all your other roles, let me tell you something. More than a few tears were shed trying to find myself again. It required an honest look into reality, a realization of all the things that I easily dismissed, and it was
But the other end is fun and exciting and full of tremendous possibilities beyond what I had ever dreamed.
Last year's resolutions for me were summed up in one word - LOVE.
I told myself I was going to do what I loved. I was going to remember what I had loved before and do that again. I was going to make the most of the time I had with those I loved. And I was going to figure out how to love myself.
Best. Resolution. Ever.
So now what? I was thinking about that when I found this quote by Neil Gaiman and decided it was my new motto for 2012.
“May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful, and don’t forget to make some art — write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next year, you surprise yourself.”
I hope this happens for you too.
What are your plans to make next year better than last?