Create is the Word for 2015

Quote of the Day:  Do stuff. Be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s kiss on your forehead … Pay attention. It’s all about paying attention. It’s all about taking in as much of what’s out there as you can, and not letting the excuses and the dreariness of some of the obligations you’ll soon be incurring narrow your lives. Susan Sontag You can make yourself live forever through writing. Do not pass through life without leaving something behind for others to learn from your experiences — even if no one but your children read it. Write of your dreams. Write alone and in a quiet place. Be honest. You may discover a you you’ve never known. Susan Sontag  Aren’t those quotes just wonderful?! As I enter the year 2015, I am embracing the word CREATE. My send off on Play off the Page is “Go. Create. Inspire.” Last year, I chose the words Fun and Prosper. In some ways that was embracing the first of my three words, GO. Because, you can’t have fun just sitting on the couch by yourself, and you certainly won’t prosper. (Although, as we have dubbed our giant sectional couch “The Quicksand,” I will confess to having been trapped in its warmth and comfort from time to time.)  Here I am, relaxing in the comfort of my home, casting off the last of...

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