Reflection 012: Word(s) for the year

Then, (and I guess there’s more of a “step-by-step” than I realized) I start jointing down thoughts, which can be turned into goals for the new year. The “end result” of this is a “word for the year.”

I started doing this a few years ago because I’d heard a friend of mine speak on a young-professional panel, and he commented on how beneficial his version of this “exercise” had became during his twenty-something years. So, naturally, being the achiever that I am, I decided to try it for myself.

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Reflection 009

Sometimes, you have to put down the pen, which can be used to craft, or process a life that you thought you’d have, and try living life IRL. Yes, I usually blame my writing absences on being busy or having something too difficult to share at the moment. But this time, I haven’t wanted to write because I didn’t need to write.

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Life in New York (Four Years Later)

This may be weird, but I'm elated anytime I randomly run into people on the sidewalk or in the grocery store or on the subway platform. It's funny because all of these things would just be "par for the course" back home. But, it's such a treat when they happen here. It's especially cool whenever it happens and you're with a friend who's visiting from out of town. Greet people, welcome them and give thanks!

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