Awhile back, I wrote about the importance of rest and relaxation to a writer. The post below piggybacks on that, which bears repeating. We should take care of ourselves – mind, body, and spirit.
With that being said, this will be my last entry for 2017. My plan is to take the next few weeks to rejuvenate so 2018 will kick off with a blast.
May you all have a wonderful Christmas and blessings for the new year!
“What? Care for my body? How does that have anything to do with writing?”
Well, take a minute and hear me out.
It is common for writers, artists, entrepreneurs, and basically any go-getters out there to work toward their goal without stop, without rest, and without realizing the strain they are putting on their bodies because they are so focused on their goal. Don’t get me wrong, there is nothing wrong with desiring to accomplish your goal. In fact, it’s a good thing! Having goals and dreams worth pursuing is great.
However, we must also remember that we are only human. We are not Wonder Woman or Superman with everlasting endurance and health. It is possible that when we work too hard and forget to rest that we strain both our bodies and our minds.
For instance, I am a type-A personality for sure. I also work toward multiple goals…
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