Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Change is good

I can't profess to be the champion of change, but I also can't say that I'm not. How two-faced of me, right? I'm experiencing a lot of change in my life; personal and professional. And I'm welcoming it all. With so many things on my to-do list in life, I'm at the stage where I personify the Nike slogan; Just do it (insert check here)!

All the changes I'm making are difficult. But not so difficult that I can't overcome them. For instance, I'm taking tap classes. Picture that. A 32 year old woman, slightly overweight (according to medical standards, but I really have curves for days), trying to perform riffs and scuffles... But I'm doing it. As a matter of fact, I'm so determined to impress myself, that I've just finished two hours of practice a minute ago, yet my official tap lessons are on Mondays. Persistence pays. And the few pounds I need to lose, will be lost doing something I'm growing to love. Lawd knows I'm allergic to exercise. (Hush, tap CAN'T be exercise...it just can't...lol)

On a professional level, I'm moving to a different position within my agency...working with teens. No, I'm not trying to kill myself. Just trying to grow a little. It's the only population I have yet to work with. But I'm all for it.

My mommy always told me to work hard for the things I want. And I want so many things for me, for my family, for my life... So I'm working it and there's never a better time than the present.

Stay peace

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Work hard and stick to what you want. My philosophy - learn everything you can about everything cause you never know when you are going to need it or how it may change your life.

Love the blog, Sis... :-)

'cilla

yasmin said...

YGG...I'm proud of you and CHANGE IS COME and sometimes WELCOMED.
xoxo

JC Martin said...

I'm proud of you.

Tap will makes sure when I see you you're healthy. And your new position means you will have money to travel.

So when I graduate you will have dollars instead of excuses.

YAY!

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