Wednesday, March 31, 2021

I Made It - SOLSC 2021

 


I Made It! 

Today is the last day of March; the last day of the month-long marathon for the Slice of Life Story Challenge. And, I have written a Slice of Life everyday this month. 

This is my second year participating in the challenge, and my experience both years has been ver.y much the same.

  • struggling to generate an idea some of the days - I honestly think the struggle is part of the process.
  • being excited and daunted at the same by the challenge of having to write something every day - my own Slices, as well as thoughtful comments to other Slices.
  • wanting to quit part way through, but not quitting - Must. Finish. Strong. (or at least finish)
  • arriving at THIS very point in the challenge at which I am now - 

The End.

4 comments:

  1. You did it! Congratulations because the struggle is real! Until next time...

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  2. While I don't love the struggle, you are absolute correct in it being part of the process. Without the struggle, I wouldn't have found the courage to be a vulnerable writer.

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  3. The struggle is absolutely part of the process. I think we relate to kids so much more when we can tell them about our writerly struggles.

    And, yes, you are finishing strong!

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  4. You made it! The struggle is what makes this challenge real! I recently read/heard something that went like this: There is no growth without struggle. I truly beleive that!

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