I sort of just fell into this project at the beginning of the year. It has no real basis or meaning except to me. On the 1st of each month I pick a word beginning with W that for whatever reason resonates with me. The odd thing is each of the words have been part of my journey this year and are helping me plot a course of mindfulness that I am cultivating. Sometimes we just need to have this little things in our life that have a special meaning just to ourselves.
The 2015 words so far....
Whimsy for January
To remind me to find playfulness in my day. Not to take everything so seriously. So colour in, dance in the rain and jump in the puddles, all while wearing the tutu..
Wonder for February
To remember to look at everything with new eyes every day. To find the new and magic all the time.
Woolgathering for April
To remind me to sometimes just sit back and be aimless. That not everything I do needs to have purpose. That just being is as good for the soul as a finished project is.
Water for March
"I love these words. I need to remember to find the softness in me despite all that is going on at the moment. It isn't always easy.
Water is also for me the strongest force of nature. Stronger then fire, wind or anything else out there - once it is moving there is no stopping it. I need to remember with that softness is an incredible force inside me that will overcome all I am facing...."