Day 31: Future
It’s hard to believe that Day 31 is here, and I made it through every single day! There was only one day this month (just a few days ago) where I didn’t have my entry ready to post at midnight, but I did get it posted later that day. I have a problem with following through with things like this, usually because it sounded like a good idea at the time, then it gets boring or tedious or I take on too much. I feel accomplished that I stuck to it, and it tells me that I can do this!
You know what, though? I’m actually kind of sad that it’s ending. I’ve actually been dreading this day for the last week or so because it’s been really nice to already know what I am going to write about, so now I feel like I have to come up with all new content.
I probably won’t continue to blog everyday and go back to blogging a few times a week when the words need to get out of my head. Strike that! I started writing this earlier in the day then received an email from BlogHer about November’s NaBloPoMo this afternoon and just might have been hopped up on novocaine from a dental appointment, but I decided that I’m going to participate. I’m making no concrete promises that I will participate every day, but I’m going to make an effort. It helps that the blogging prompts for November have already been posted. There’s no pressure from BlogHer to stick to those prompts, but they seem like reasonable prompts for my style of writing.
I purposely saved the journaling prompt of Future for the last day of the challenge because I feel like beyond this entry is the future of my blog. Well, duh! It’s the future of everything, right? Of course it is, but I feel like these past 31 days have really set the groundwork for what I’m going to do with my writing and this site. After a very long time, I’m really close to feeling like a real writer. I’ve learned that I don’t have to have a published novel or have a full time job writing to be a writer. I can be a writer for my own enjoyment and the people who read what I have to say.
I am a writer and this is the beginning of my future. I hope you will join me in my journey.
What does your future look like? What goals are you looking forward to achieving?
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
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5 thoughts on “31 Days of Journaling Prompts: Future”
Amen to that! I will certainly be joining you in this journey! I am going to continue on the writing path as well. Who knows what’s in store, but I have been enjoying writing along with my blogging friends. It’s kind of like a book club only better..it’s a writer’s club 🙂
I keep hearing things about Tribes lately of people with similar interests. I’m proud to say that you are part of my Writing Tribe ❤
You are a writer..and I will be there to read anything you write…I love you…<3
You have always put your heart into your writing and it makes you want to come back for more…Never give up…<3
Thanks, mom ❤
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