Don’t Accept the Norms of Your Time 

As the holiday breaks/vacations come to an end and “real life” begins again or back to the norms.  We all get to this point where there’s a fork in the road and we have a choice to make. We’ve made our new goals and resolutions to become a new you, to start something new, to make changes and then the fork: What are we going to do with our time? Do we choose to do what we’ve always done? Spending our time on the same routines, activities, actions that we’ve been practicing over and over again? And while that’s worked to get you through and afloat, is it allowing you time to do what you really WANT to do? Are you allowing yourself the time to go after what you told yourself you would? Do you dare to take a different path to go after your New Year’s goals? The Fork This fork is really important. It’s going to determine what your December of 2018 is going to look like. You all know the famous poem, “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost: “Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, And having perhaps the better claim, Because it was grassy and wanted wear; Though as for that the passing there Had worn them really about the same, And both that morning equally lay In leaves no step had trodden black. Oh, I kept the first for another day! Yet knowing how way leads on to way, I doubted if I should ever come back. I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere … Continue reading Don’t Accept the Norms of Your Time