In 2012 I was fearless.
I really was fearless. It was an amazing word.
It took me places I never expected to go.
At least, until it was time to find my word for 2013.
A conversation I had with a really good friend in December went something like this:
Her: So now my question for you, Alisa, is what is your word going to be for next year?
Me: *deer in the headlights look*
Her: Well? Have you got one yet?
Me: *stuttering* Yes... sort of... I mean... umm... I'm afraid to say it out loud.
Her: Um, Alisa, isn't your word for this year fearless???
I thought that the word kinda, mighta, shoulda been success.
It was right, but not right all at the same time.
So after a conversation with the Farmboy I realized why it wasn't right.
It left things too open.
The word that felt exactly right was
The first step of doing in 2013 was getting around to finally purchasing a web domain.
Something I had pushed to the side repeatedly for a couple of years,
for no apparent reason.
Checking that off the list.
Are you picking a word this year? What is it?