Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
I began a collection of my 2016 in photos. And then I found these photos. They also tell a story.
It could be a selfie. Jung might call that my shadow archetype.
A spoon covered in peanut butter. In my bathroom. Parenting.
With all that pink and light, it looks like a happy place.
On my laptop goofing around with my phone. Normal.
Hot chocolate for a group. I don’t remember taking this pic.
Lots of travel this year as demonstrated by this lovely seat back pocket.
There is an analogy here about warning lights and stress.
If you ignore warning lights, you have engine failure. Apparently while driving.
And finally. Screenshot of an Oregon v. Oregon State flashback. No idea.
As we head back to our work and careers in this first full week of the new year, let’s remember that it is the extra efforts, the little risks that move us forward. Be BOLD.
I hope that in the year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing the things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something. ~Neil Gaiman