“Be a good steward of your gifts, ” the poet Jane Kenyon urged.
Days can get away from us and we fail to do the one thing that is most important.
This is a wasted day. We really have no time to waste.
“Real obstacles don’t take you in circles. They can be overcome. Invented ones are like a maze.” Barbara Sher
A spring chicken can be a relative thing. It means the period of time before you put your plans into gear. Start the trip fund, design the addition, make the thing happen…whatever it is.
“Live boldly. Live a whole life.” Tony Snow
photo:File: Free range chicken flock.jpg (Wikipedia)
Having interests is what makes us fun to ourselves and others. Are your interests stale and in need of a “refresh”? Looking at the world with fresh eyes can certainly be fun. When asked if we would like to do something new, the answer just might be “yes”…and who knows what will happen next.
Explore your own locale as though you are a guest from far away. Bike, fish, ride horses, picnic, take a cooking class or take in a lecture or performance. Make that phone call that you’ve been wanting to make. At the end of the day, chronicle what made that day special. It’s up to us.