Happy New Year!
I hope 2011 was a wonderful year for you and that 2012 tops it! I hope in 2012 we get much better acquainted. You have seen my closet, heard some of my musings and asked many questions. You have offered me a place to put down my thoughts and to really introduce myself to you. And y
ou are coming into my life at a wonderful time, a time of transition and a time of self-development and growth. A time of reflection too.
Recently I found an old picture. It reminded me of who I was then; a young girl, responsible and motivated, already enrolled in college, and quite strong to be so young. I had already seen so much! I had already celebrated many holidays without my own family. I had already experienced foster care and
never being raised by my father. I remembered sometimes seeing members of his family at the local stores - he lived in the same town - and they would recognize me because I have his nose. I remember the days of
I have thought about what I need to change this year, what will be important for me to stay true to, in this year of brand new possibilities. Listening, is what I came up with. In listening I can best see what is being revealed to me. In listening I will hear even that which goes unsaid. In listening I will have the opportunity to be thoughtful. In listening I will choose the right path...
I am sure there will be times that I will need you to hold my hand. Thank you for taking this journey with me...I imagine it will hold some unexpected, but blissful things too.