I learned tonight that some members of my family don’t believe in me very much. They doubt me. I feel sad that this is so, for I have done many things that prove I follow through with things I set out to do. I guess they focus on the few things I did not.
I can recall wanting to learn to knit. I taught myself to knit, thanks to the internet and
YouTube. I did that for a while, then stopped. Now I pick it up only once in a while to relax. Our family joined the gym. I go once in a while, more often in winter than in summer. I’m not a huge fan of going to the gym. That wasn’t a “thing” I had set out to do anyway, so you can’t exactly say I didn’t follow through there. I did try yoga for a while and got excited about that, but I only do that once in a while as well.
I DID have a goal of running the NYC marathon, which they doubted I would do, and I trained for it and completed it too. HA. I started biking last year and am still into biking. So much so that I invested in a beautiful new light bike. I love riding it and plan to continue riding for exercise and for fun. I have already done a few road tours. They are surprised I still bike. Bah humbug to them.
I guess they just see the things I stopped and doubt all my goals and dreams because of those. What a shame. Sad for me to have people in my life who are behind me doubting me all the way. Well, as long as I am happy doing what I am doing, who cares what those doubters think anyway, right? Life is about doing what makes you happy, and that is what I will continue to do.
Until next time…
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