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Word of Year 2018

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The new is just around the corner and with it a whole host of new possibilities and beginnings.

Yet I don’t feel as excited as I usually do at this time of year.

Maybe it’s because I have held this turning of time with such high hopes of change only to be disappointed when the magic of new year hasn’t changed anything.

This year I am entering 2018 with a determination, not hope.

2018 I am taking charge of my future rather than leaving it to hope and rolling with whatever comes my way.

With only two years before I turn 40, I want to change my destiny from struggling to accomplished. From accepting what I’m giving to getting what I want.

So, my word for 2018 is…

Now when I say own, I’m not going to spend the buying loads of new things, that would go against my Slowly Lived mentality. No I mean I’m going to own my life.

I contemplated choosing control as my word but I felt this wasn’t quite right. It was too harsh a word and uninspiring.

So here’s to 2018, hope it’s a good one for you.