put pen to paper

Random thoughts from the last few weeks. Not very coherent, although one of my goals for this year is to write more on this blog (hopefully at least once a month) so despite this being posted on the last day of the month, it still counts!

I feel as though there are two types of people – the one that, upon getting lost, will keep calm and enjoy the scenery while theyΒ get back on track, and meΒ — the type of person that has a bit of a breakdown when they don’t know where they are and will try their best to find their way back as quickly as possible.

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a series of unfortunate events

Friday the 13th.

There are people who might call me borderline superstitious, but this particular date has never bothered me or caused me to be extra cautious when it comes around. This particular date still does not bother me or cause me to be extra cautious when it comes around. So when the funeral director confirmed if that was the date we wanted the funeral to be on, we said yes without a second thought.

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Challenging

Is the word I’d use to describe the first week of 2017 (and it’s only Monday).

The last hours of 2016 were spent with a few friends, eating pizza in the local park and watching the fireworks on TV in the home of a friend who was out somewhere else celebrating. It ended up that way because plans weren’t made properly, and paired with NYE on a Saturday it made it impossible for us to celebrate as late as we wanted with church early next morning.

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