On the Advice of My Therapist…

Today I start being the man I’ve been waiting to become.

One thing that man does is write at least 30 minutes every day.  I can’t promise that every day those 30 minutes will be spent writing for this site, but over the first 9 months or so of this year, oneforfive.com was a great place for me to expend excess mental energy in a productive, engaging and fun way.  I’m bringing that back today.

The man I’ve been waiting to become:

  • exercises daily
  • sits up straight when he’s at the computer
  • doesn’t fear being alone
  • goes on adventures with his children
  • uses the telephone to call his friends often
  • writes daily
  • is focused and motivated at work
  • loves to laugh
  • reads books instead of mindlessly clicking around the web
  • is organized financially and with his time
  • is available for mutually enriching relationships
  • prays only for the knowledge of God’s will and the power to carry it out
  • prays without cease
  • carries his story with him and shares it freely, not seeking pity, not seeking affection, but as a means of empowering others who may need an example of experience, strength, and hope

This is the man I’ve been waiting to become, and the man I am today.

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2 Comments

  1. I have been following your blog for the better part of 2012 and I am so happy that your life has gotten better. Continued success on whatever path the road you are following takes you and keep up the great work on your gaming blogs! They are enjoyable and for you therapuetic.
    Happy 2013!
    Jeff

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