Through Inspired Vision’s blog I found this piece Cecelia had reblogged and I thought it was worth doing as well.
It has made me think about what it is that I can do to serve others in the community. We get so wrapped up in our lives and our dramas we forget the struggles other have, struggles that are far more difficult than our own. I think The Laughing Bunny is an inspiration…and you really should check out this first in a series of posts.
Most New Year’s resolutions are self-serving. There is nothing wrong with wanting to lose weight or reduce your blood pressure; however, I want to do something for others this year. Besides, I think I am as sexy as I will ever be. Last year, my resolution was to socialize more, which meant I had to break that triangle of work, bar, and home. Thanks to the support of my friends, I did! I immersed myself into photography and writing as well as enjoyed time on the Chesapeake Bay. I visited a winery and a wine festival with friends. I even invited friends to stay with me — which I’ve never had anyone but family stay with me. Some of my friends are involved, with the charity organization Friends of the Wounded Veterans (FOTWV). I just started getting involved and I am anxious to do more. I think I have found a way to help others by using my passion for photography and writing and my love for history and veterans….