This is the last week of my self-imposed nature journal challenge. For each of my sessions, I had ideas of what I was going to do and how I was going to do it. While I wound up with pages I consider successful, nothing went as planned. I learned a lot anyway, most of all that I need to be flexible.Continue reading Being Flexible with Nature Journal Plans
Last week, I admitted I was having trouble with my nature journaling project. This week, I think I have some insight as to why. I’ve been letting unrecognized expectations get in my way.Continue reading Overcoming My Unrecognized Nature Journaling Expectation
How my roommate listened to a tape of Alex and thought he knew what was what.
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