I’ve never been one to make resolutions for the new year. In fact, last year is the only time I remember actually writing some down rather than make them in my head. I came up with 11 things that I wanted to do and recorded them in my journal. I only accomplished three. Continue reading
I know my previous post was rather cryptic and reflective. I actually did much more reflecting during its writing… you only saw a fraction, and even then, I took longer to hit “Publish” than I ever have with any other post.
The tone of this post is anticipatory. I already mentioned that I am so ready for the new year, and I thought I’d share some of what I’m excited about. Continue reading
August is over. I think I participated in the August Break a whopping two times. I certainly had much higher expectations, but alas, the 31st is here and there’s nothing I can do about it.
I have decided to repeat the August Break in September, for myself. Because I am finally taking a break from school and September is the only month in sight where I won’t be stuck in front of my laptop and books for most of the day (there’s not much scope for the imagination in that).
So. My own little “September Break” starts tomorrow, and I’ll be using the same prompts as the real thing.
In other news, I’m still in South Texas. I’ve been at my great-aunt’s family reunion all day and am getting this post in during a quick run back to the hotel. So far the day has been filled with lots of mingling and meeting new people, lots of family pictures, and lotería. When I return, the mariachi will have arrived and I’m hoping to grab another cup of the yummy pineapple juice I was enjoying in the photo above :)