I loved this post, and thought of my own.
No Longer Living Life On Standby.
I feel like, for the first time ever, this is true. I live where I want to live, with whom I want to live, WHERE I want to live. We do the things that we want to do. Life is coming together and I feel truly blessed.
What are your 6 words?
Do you remember Ernest Hemingway’s short, short story. For Sale: Baby shoes, never worn.? At the Smith Magazine Larry Smith used Hemingway’s story as inspiration and asked his readers to describe their lives in six words. It was supposed to be a month long competition but now five years later it’s still going strong.
Oprah Magazine ran an article on the six word memoir this month and there were some great ones in there. My personal favourite was Trudy Love Tantalo, 60 who came up with Was hot. Raised kids. Lost cool. Although kudos also goes to Kimberly Kilroy, 53 with Still fit into high school earrings. There were some particularly poignant ones as well, Melinda Hui, 38 Abandoned at 5. Learning to thrive. While Melanie Barbour, 34 shared Stage IV cancer made me live.
How would you define your life in six words?
I’m struggling with the task…
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