Before you get all caught up in the new year and your resolutions, I beg you to take a moment to get really real about what you really want.
Below are some resources for writers and yogis that I’ve been using the last week or so to find some clarity about the year ahead.
First things first, SELF-LOVE
Then there’s self-love + clarity:
* The Chopra Center 2013 Guided Journal
For even more clarity…
For Writers, definitely check out:
* How do you get perspective on your creative enterprise? by the fabulous Jeffrey Davis
He takes you through mapping out your 3 month horizon– but you need to sign up to receive the article. Here’s a taste:
Your 3 Month Horizon: look forward to the immediate horizon in front of you. Imagine yourself three months from now. Where do you want to be with your business, enterprise, or creative project?
AND THE MOST IMPORTANT QUESTIONS TO ASK:
The two highlighted above are the ones that really got me. If I had one year to live (and didn’t care what others thought), I would:
Finally, Dan Blank’s article reminds us not to take life and our work too seriously: Your Legacy is Written in the Thoughts, Attitudes, and Actions of Others:
“The effect of your work is often a little below the surface. People who love your books or whatever else you create will rarely send you a message telling you. Instead, your legacy is forged in silence, often unknown to you, the creator. You inspire someone in a small way, help shape their worldview, and down the road, these things affect an action they take.”
here’s to love + following our <3 + being radically present to our lives (good + bad)
ps- “You have done the best you can this year, and it is enough“- Christine Arylo
It is enough, it really is.