Have you ever thought about writing a blog?
If yes, what would your blog be about?
I started writing this blog over ten years ago. I believe that there is value in every person writing a blog about one thing they are passionate about, just one thing they are passionate about. It can be anything. A blog is simply a post with a title, two or more pictures and some words strung together in a personal way.
My blog is about my passion to see people living as human “beings” not just as human “doings” on the hamster wheel of life. I want to see people:
⭐️ live AWAKE
⭐️ feel ADEQUATE
⭐️ know ABUNDANCE
⭐️ be ASSURED they are “enough” exactly as they are right now.
In my time as a blogger, I have written over 750 posts. I have had over 17,000 visitors visit my site.
A few of my recent and memorable posts have been:
⭐️ Be Learning Lessons from a Lab where I shared lessons our family learned from our dog as we reflected on her life.
⭐️ Be Savouring the Seasons was a blog I wrote when I kept hearing people complain about the weather. This is one topic that human “doings” love to discuss.
⭐️ Be a Toastmaster was a blog I wrote about my experience in that organization. The post was inspired by a task I needed to complete on my Visionary Communication pathway. I needed to write eight blog posts in under one month. I completed this is February, 2019.
I am very grateful that over ten years ago I took the time to start writing down my thoughts, my poems, my song lyrics as well as journeys of people around me through this “beenough” place. Blogging is one tool that has helped me survive and thrive through the death of my beautiful mama, becoming an entrepreneur, leaving my teaching job and being a mom of boys and wife to Sexy Neck.
Tonight, this process of sitting and writing about this blog has reminded me why I blog. As much as I love blogging, I want to see my blog become a book. Why? For me personally, being a daughter of a librarian, growing up with weekly public library visits and being surrounded by shelves of books in our home, there is something about books. I love the smell of them. I love holding a book in my hands and feeling the pages between my fingers. And the sound of pages flipping is one of the most peaceful sounds I know.
Now, I wonder who will join me in this blogging world from my group of readers. I am very curious to see what you would choose to write about.
You are enough.
Exactly as you are.
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