If we want to find success in 2017, then we have to do whatever it takes to get there. Part of hanging on until your dreams come to pass is found in not giving up even when things get hard.
I read a great blog post recently that was like getting a shot of sunshine mixed with an energy drink and it is amazing.
The link to the post below was written by the oh-so-talented and funny Kristen Lamb. What she says here will challenge and inspire you to make the best of 2017.
This is from her post titled:
After the Dumpster Fire of 2016—How to Make 2017 ROCK!
by Kristen Lamb
We are THANK GOD bringing a close to 2016. Though I’ve survived, I feel like I’ve dragged myself out of a Dumpster fire. Is it me or did 2016 actually last three years?
But as Robert H. Schuller once said…
Tough times never last but tough people do.
Many who read this blog desire to be professional authors and that is a great goal and it is attainable but there are some practical realities we need to appreciate. The road to becoming a pro is long and brutal and treacherous and this post is to help you prepare accordingly.
Think of it like this. If you wanted to take a leisurely stroll around the neighborhood with your dog and kids, would you pack MREs, gallons of fresh water, portable water filtration systems, tents, sleeping bags and a med kit? Would you hire a personal trainer to get you in pique condition for the journey? Would you hire a team of sherpas?
Read the rest of the post here.