Monthly life stories

As I moved into May, I realized I don’t write stories from my recent life very often. And I also realized that’s probably because I don’t have any amazing, recent stories.

As you know, you can live a completely wonderful life, a completely content life, without having many stories to tell. Stories break from what’s normal…

  • So while drinking tea on a rainy, Saturday afternoon is wonderful, it doesn’t make a compelling story.
  • But digging a pit in my backyard with my brothers when we were younger… that might be a compelling story.

Contentment is fun for myself – I’m certainly not giving it up. But stories are fun for you guys.

So over the coming year, I’m committing to living, writing, then sharing at least one story per month here.

And that starts with setting up to live them