Driven: determined to succeed : highly energetic and motivated, goal oriented ...I love it when my word goes so well with the person who gave it. This word so accurately describes him. We are all driven to succeed at one thing or another whether it be to lead an adventurous life, get to the top … Continue reading Week 17: Driven
I scheduled my words week-by-week in January, when the outlook for this year was on a completely different spectrum…. Back then I was gearing up for a breakthrough year for myself. I have spent the last few years really working on myself, and when I scheduled this word I did it specifically because I knew … Continue reading Week 15: Slowdown
Week twelve….. Seriously!!! I am one quarter of the way through my project, and I feel like its a good time to toot my own horn… or maybe have a little admiration for myself, for my dedication and follow through to get this far. Seriously, a year ago I wouldn't have made it through week … Continue reading Week 12: Admiration
Sunshine…. Oh how we love sunshine! Whether you’re walking on it, with a pocket full of it, with it on your shoulders, just let it in, have a good day.... don’t steal mine and there ain't none when you're gone! Yes, my word this week is sunshine, it makes me so happy, and I love … Continue reading Week 11: Sunshine
The first thing that comes to mind when I hear the word vigilant is a wolf pack with a very watchful alpha or an old silverback looking after his troop ( I looked it up! It's really a troop…. I may have thought it was actually called a congress because of a meme I once … Continue reading Week 10: Vigilant
I am beginning to understand what they mean when they say writing is a process…. I have to adjust everything around me and set myself a tone before I actually sit to write. I need to get my mind turning in a creative motion… I always find myself rearranging my rocks before I can start … Continue reading The Rocks on my Desk
To be resilient is to be flexible yet hearty, buoyant...adaptable. A resilient person is someone who tends to recover from or adjust to misfortune or change. I bet we all have someone who pops to mind, or maybe even a few come to mind. I know, for myself, a few people come to mind. As … Continue reading Week 9: Resilient
I am so excited about this week's word, my beautiful niece chose it and I am publishing it her birthday weekend. She will be 8 this year and her word fits her to a tee! She is one of the most silly kiddos I have ever known; she is always smiling and giggling…. I can … Continue reading Week 8: Silly
Since starting 52 words, I have barely written anything else. I have started a few posts but haven't finished them because since I started 52, I worry I won't complete it. My follow-through has not been the best the last several years so every-time I sit to write, I feel like it has to be … Continue reading Optimism is my choice.
Week 5: Dedicated What does it take for you to be dedicated to something? Does it take active thought or is it natural?