Thursday, December 01, 2011

December #reverb11

Hard to believe a whole year has gone by ....
I am going to participate in #reverb11.   Still not quite sure of my game plan.   The idea is to use the month to reflect on the past year to help steer yourself forward.

If I could describe this last year I would say it has been less turbulent overall.  I have made some definite gains health wise.  My guiding word for 2011 was stretch and I have done that. 

I have stepped out of my comfort zone and I am actively involved in two projects.   I have other ideas percolating. 

I participated in a couple of online courses. 
I have made some new friends.

I feel more at peace with the whole being a parent of teenagers.

I have read some good books. 

But, there have been tough moments.  Moments where my heart ached something fierce by the recognition that I was not ultimately in control.  That I could not save anyone.  Tears of frustration, anger and disappointment hung on my cheeks.  I have suffered through a bit of a dark night of the soul.

I am ready to start again.


blackbird said...

And, here, in December, it seems as though, with struggles and gains, you are where you should be?
It seems so to me - ready to start again.

elizabeth said...

it is so wonderful that we can all start again.

deb colarossi said...

Oh I so resonate with much of this...

and so grateful to call you friend

Lil'M said...

His blessing be on you
His Spirit uphold you
His wisdom guide you

And love.

Mimi said...

All of this resonates so strongly, my dear. Hugs to you.

amykblum said...

You are a strong person. Recognizing that control is a myth is so powerful. Freeing really. Love to you.

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