The journey we walk with ourselves internally, is as interesting and insightful, as the journey we walk with others externally.
Category Archives: #Values
NourishEd: Dreams and Desires
We should not let anyone place limits on our dreams and desires, including ourselves. Our dreams and desires are valid. Our dreams and our desires need voice and agency.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 7: Gratitude – an anonymous blog
Gratitude is a shield against existential dread…
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 6: Friendship – an anonymous blog
Once we’d established that our birthdays were on the same day, it was fixed: we were now best friends for life.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 5: Resilience – an anonymous blog
Of everything she’s done in life, this is the achievement she is most proud of.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 4: Guilt – an anonymous blog
I lied. Guilt. Overpowering guilt. Not just any lie. A lie to my parents.
Being successful or becoming successful?
So let’s focus on becoming successful, in whatever we are doing, rather than being successful. Success is not a destination but the journey we are on. The growth is in the struggle, the learning is in the endeavour. Let’s also remember that we set our own goals and determine our own success criteria.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 3: Honesty – an anonymous blog
It’s taken me years to realise that fitting in is not the goal. Honesty is more important than fitting in.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 2: Courage – an anonymous blog
I am afraid too, but I’d never admit it. So with heart beating in my chest, I traipse off into the darkness of the cabin to sort out the situation.
#DailyWritingChallenge Day 1: Kindness – an anonymous blog
I discovered the Daily Writing Challenge – a community of people online who knew nothing of my circumstances but were continually kind and encouraging in their comments and responses. This community of kind people who I had never met gave me something positive to think about at a time when I needed it most.