Gotta Start Somewhere

butterflyToday I didn’t set out to write anything profound or earth shattering.

As I jump back into the online writing fray, for me to set any lofty goals would quite likely only result in my getting nothing finished in the long run anyway. And, that wouldn’t help anyone, myself included.  Can you relate?

For me, today is simply about getting started.   Starting a new habit.

Starting something new is hard. No surprise there.

Restarting after taking a longer than expected “break” is hard, too.

Between “starting” vs “restarting”, if one is harder than the other, I can’t really say.  And, to start a debate over something like that would likely just be a distraction or another form of procrastination anyway.

I have found that the most important part of beginnings is the doing part. Making a decision. Taking action in that direction.

And that is simply what this post today is all about.

Wishing you a successful Getting Started Action Day today, too!



  1. […] Restarting a blog often seems harder than it is — the first step is the biggest, so don’t put unnecessary barriers in your way.  Don’t dwell on what went wrong, but focus on the future.  (FYI:  I restarted with a simple ice-breaker post called: “Gotta Start Somewhere.”) […]

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