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Life is about the little things. And it’s the little things that make up the big things.
So far my week has been made up of: planning, writing, emailing, designing, thinking, Googling, researching, planning,
cleaning, writing, thinking, subscribing to new found blogs, planning, emailing, receiving rejection emails, emailing, planning, + more planning.
In fact, throughout my thinking + planning, I realised what my 2012 goal or vision is:
“Putting pen to paper, and action to dreams.”
Why? Because as much as I adore typing + using loverly technology to note stuff down, there’s something incredibly authentic about picking up a pen + writing on actual paper. Everyone’s writing is different, so they leave a different mark; it’s a beautiful thing.
And why action to dreams? Because I don’t want to be 5-years down the track + only feeling alive when I dream. I want those dreams to become a reality so I can truly live.
It’s the little things that I do today that will become the big things in the future. It’s how I deal with a ‘rejection email’ that will form my appreciation of the successes. It’s what or who I discover today through researching that will create the connections needed to build tomorrow.
And it’s the planning. There’s nothing sadder than getting closer to what you want to do + having it crumble because you didn’t plan it wisely.
Dream it. Write it down. Plan it out. Take a step. Be thankful, always.
‘Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.’ – Vincent van Gogh