I like goals. They help me plan my life. They give me direction and purpose. Without goals, I'd feel like a ship without a keel; directionless and out of control. I also like rhymes and playing with words. When writing a post, I try to come up with a clever title. Sometimes I rhyme, but when I can't come up with anything, I use a site like Rhyme Zone. I used Rhyme Zone for … [Read more...] about 2020: Goals And Funk Holes
First, we must get down to contest business! Last week, I announced that I'm giving away three Wahl shavers. All you had to do was write a Haiku. I brought in guest judge Physician on FIRE (aka Poet Laureate of the Frozen North) to judge your submissions. Here are the winners per Dr. Haiku: Grand prize (Wahl Elite Pro): HeatherH My spouse pays 30For each head and beard … [Read more...] about Ask The Readers: Resolution Solutions?
I came up with 15 resolutions and to keep myself honest, today I post an update. Resolution Dilution? It's human nature to lose enthusiasm for goals after the initial excitement wears off. However, it's important to persevere. How many great things were accomplished in a month or two? Stick to it and build a habit! One way to keep yourself motivated is to hold yourself … [Read more...] about Resolution Dilution?
I've always disliked New Year's resolutions. What is so special about a new year? You should always be trying to better yourself regardless of what day it is. But, it feels different for me now. Maybe it's because I let some things drop at the end of 2018 and this is a reaction? Dunno. In any case, I'm setting goals for 2019. Brace yourselves. I don’t plan. I’m not a … [Read more...] about 15 Resolutions (And Cookie Absolution)
Bah! A post about New Year's resolutions! How novel and creative! NOT! But tis' the season, so I'm going to ask about them anyway. Before I do, I want to tell you how I'm approaching it. Resolutions Suck (but...) I've always disliked New Year's resolutions. Why do we need a new year to make a new beginning? Start today, not on 1/1! Try to improve and reinvent yourself … [Read more...] about Goals?