Cultivating Healthy Awareness

In the month of June I wrote a blog post every day for 30 days. Then came July, then August, then September, and now October. The cobwebs built up and the blog remained empty. My journal got minimal attention, and my pen went un-clicked. This absence was not because I forgot about writing. My excuse was valid … Continue reading Cultivating Healthy Awareness

Half Way There, Already Good

Yesterday marked the half way mark for my month-long challenge to write every day. So, of course, I didn’t feel like writing today. I was tired, grumpy after a long weekend of travel, and altogether uninspired. The words I wrote about motivation two days ago had slipped away and seemed irrelevant. Why was I doing … Continue reading Half Way There, Already Good

Killing and Kindling Motivation

“Oh you can just take today off” she says to me. I smile at her, knowing I can’t. That is the whole point of this 30 Day Writing Challenge. No excuses. So I close myself in my room and let my visiting family members go enjoy the jacuzzi without me. But then I think I … Continue reading Killing and Kindling Motivation

Worry Less, Write More

This officially counts as my seventh day in my month long goal to write every day. Here are some things I’ve learned so far:   Miracles happen: My computer dried out completely and is working like it’s normal, albeit slow, self! Seven days can feel like a lot: I’ve said multiple times that I think time … Continue reading Worry Less, Write More