And just like that, it’s the last month of the year. Yettember arrived, Yettember conquered, and from this year on, a one day celebration with my few staple friends will be just enough for me. They have yet to fail me and I am thankful. November was so draining, I’m ashamed to call it Yettember! But it did call for a lot of self-reflection. I analyzed my 25 by 25 list the other day, and had a few mixed feelings about it. You see, I managed to cross off 19 things from my list… which is pretty damn good if you ask me, but my list didn’t really tackle goals that I’ve set for myself internally. They were “nice to have experiences”. So I created my 30 by 30 list, a list I’m not going to share that has an equal amount of bucket-list items as well goals I’d like to accomplish that’ll promote my growth as a person.
Everyone seems to have that year of truth, of hitting rock bottom and then experiencing the “Aha” moment. I have yet to reach my “Aha” moment, but boy… did I hit rock bottom, I’m still scraping the rocks as we speak. But the budding optimist in me is hoping things get better… while preparing for the absolute worst, you know just in case.
Here’s to year 25, discovering my “Aha”