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Friday, April 15, 2011

focus friday. note to self.

...ali's april prompt is to write a letter to our future - one year from now - self. her template includes a section to capture where we are today...and where we hope we'll be next april. I had a lot of fun with this one. and maybe it's a good thing, but I find myself hoping that not much has changed about my life by this time next year. I felt like I could say "I hope you're still loving live the same way you are today". but I didn't. instead I spelled out what it is that I'm loving. and since ali shared her letter with the thousands of students signed up for her class, I figure I can share mine, too. and there's nothing like this blog for giving me a sense of accountability!
the title page (shown at the top of this post) fits into the back of the top 5x5 square from march. the bottom 5x5 square will hold a photo. I think I'm going to use this one.
I really like the obvious parallels to the beginning photo I chose for january's entry. knitting with holly in my lap, a big smile on my face. and yet feeling so different now than I did four months ago. wow, has it really been four months....

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Blogger Unknown said...

Oh! I love that photo!

Friday, 15 April, 2011  
Blogger Sara said...

omg whenever i see a photo of holly i'm overcome with how much i miss her crazy self.

on a more related note, i can't believe you'll be 50 next year.

and i'm so happy that you're so happy.

Saturday, 16 April, 2011  
Blogger Beth said...

That's a great photo!

Saturday, 16 April, 2011  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i'd say that you are in a good place. love the pic and look forward to following your "focus" next year.

Sunday, 17 April, 2011  
Blogger Lydia said...

the photo really sums up where you are right now. good things to focus on and to consider.

Monday, 18 April, 2011  
Blogger Laurie said...

What a lovely photo! I'd be smiling too if I were surrounded by yarn and my beloved dog...oh wait... I AM!!! :-)

Monday, 18 April, 2011  

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