Sunday, January 1, 2017

Welcome 2017!

It's been a while since I posted. A long while actually. Although there are quite a few things I hope to accomplish in 2017, the only resolution I have made is to get back into blogging. I need to step up my writing and this is a great way to do that.

This year has the promise of being a very busy one. In one week I will begin classes to earn my Masters degree in Library and Information Science. I will become an official, licensed librarian. I currently do the job, but this way I'll be able to call myself a librarian without feeling like a fraud. This is a really important thing for me. It may seem simple, but so many times I feel like a fraud in my own life. It will be nice to know no one can take that away from me.

I'm nervous about classes. I hope I can keep up with that, my job, my husband, and my kids and still - on rare occasions - have a moment for myself to read or crochet. I know that's selfish, but I need those moments to be able to be my best for the other moments.

For all my fear of that, I'm looking forward to 2017. I hope it's a better year than 2016. Some good things happened in 2016, but overall, I would have to say it was a pretty awful year. I'm eager for 2017 to prove itself to be better. There is so much to look forward to, but right now I'm feeling a bit down. I'll perk up soon, I'm sure, so I'll apologize for anyone I may be bringing down.

I'm going to try my best to blog on a daily basis. That may not happen, but it's my goal. I'll try to make tomorrow a more upbeat post. For now, though, HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Here's hoping 2017 has amazing things in store for you!

2 comments:

  1. Congratulations for starting your degree. I am sure you do a good job at being a librarian, but the degree will get you confidence, and also the professional push that must be there.

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    1. Thanks so much! I'm just nervous about starting Grad school with everything else in life. I finished my Bachelor's degree before we had kids. It's terrifying right now adding more to my plate, but I know it'll work out in the end.

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