Saturday, May 4, 2013

Happy Anniversary


It seems the older I get the more I am looking back. Don't fret. I'm not living in the past rather I'm simply more mindful and grateful for the life I have. Today, I celebrate twenty-one years
clean and sober. Not the kind of anniversary some are comfortable sharing publicly but hey, after two plus decades, if anyone wants to judge me, have at it.

I chose the lotus to commemorate because years I go I ran community, Lotus Blooms. It was a lovely space. Our members were creative, kind, smart and loving folk. One friend designed a lotus logo for us and one year, I received a framed print of a lotus (an integral part of my beautifully renovated spa bathroom) from friends at the community for Christmas. Looking back, I am reminded how much I am loved, how much others have enriched my life and how good life is today.

Happy anniversary to me.

Be well.

4 comments:

  1. Hey & Happy Anniversary! I wanted to say thanks for visiting over at Vision & Verb today and taking the time to leave a note ... I hope it won't be your last time because we love interesting and thoughtful gals!
    Wishing you all the best,
    Susan

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  2. Happy Anniversary and congratulations to you LaTonya wishing you many more to come :-)

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    1. Hi Anyes, thank you so much for coming by. I hadn't read your personal blog. Clicked on your link and found a slice of happiness. Will visit often.

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  3. Hi Susan, like gals named Susan. You write well. Definitely will visit often. Thanks for coming by.

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