I don't want to get on here and say I have a totally new attitude about life or anything but there has been a wave of calm in my life lately leading to at least a slightly more aware attitude that seems to be taking me into new directions.
OK, so we can play some Patti LaBelle, let's say I have a New Attitude!
We should take any opportunity we can to play some Patti.
I don't know. I think realizing I needed to throw the brakes on the podcast at the end of August was a huge step for me. Not quitting in frustration. Adapting.
It took me a bit longer to figure out how this blogging thing fits into my life but I feel like I'm in a good place here now also and I think NaNoWriMo is going to be another big step because I feel like I'm going to do it differently than I have in the past.
In fact, I feel like I'm doing a lot of things differently than I have in the past.
I'm not saying that I don't get frustrated from time to time and that things are always going perfectly 100% of the time but I find myself retreating to that calm place more easily lately when things do get out of whack and I believe the reason is that I've been better about making rest a priority and setting realistic limits.