For most of the month as everyone’s “word of the year” buzzed about, I thought that I wouldn’t choose one for 2016. There were lots of words swirling inside me, the hopes I had for myself in 2016, but I could not find a word that encapsulated all of them. One day, I was skimming through my bullet journal and I had page titled: “Words I Like.” Apparently, I wasn’t dedicated to this list because even though I started it in June, only one word was listed: gumption.
I knew this was my word. Every area I want to grow in, every area I want to push myself in, and all the feelings whirling about at the tail end of 2015, fit together [Read more…]