Resolutions?

I’ve stopped making resolutions. Well, kind of. If you ask me if I have any new year resolutions for 2017, I will tell you no.

I find that every year I make resolutions for the coming year, it’s almost as if I’m resigning myself to fail. So this year instead of making resolutions, I decided to just make a mental note of the things I’d like out of 2017 before December 31st.

First and foremost, I’d like to graduate from university with a 2.1. and I think I’m currently on track to achieve this.

Secondly, I want to prove to myself that I can face my fears. At uni, I face fears most days and I am determined to try my very best to be stronger than those fears so I can look back on my years at university and say ‘hell yeah, I did that.’

Thirdly, I want to use this year to find the balance between trying new things and recognising when it’s okay to say no, go home and spend some time on my own.

Lastly, I want to write more. And this year, I mean it. I have a very large piece of creative writing coursework to complete this year so I’m hoping that will push me to try and write a little everyday.


For me, 2017 is going to be a bit of a selfish year. I think everyone needs to take the time to find happiness in who they are and now more than ever, I need that time to be now. So this year I’m going to work on it to the best of my ability.
Exciting times are ahead!

.x.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s