When we're on the threshold of a new year, everyone is caught up on things they want to change about themselves. They want to be thinner, healthier, richer, happier, etc. It's not that I don't see the value of self-improvement, but I also think it's important to recognize the things you got right in the previous year. That's why I'm posting this list of things that will NOT change in 2016:
1. I'm still going
to be a kick-ass mom to three ridiculously smart and handsome sons and
three feline fur-babies (and maybe more by the end of 2016).
2. I'm still going to be in love with an amazing man and strive to be the best wife I can be.
I'm once again going to publish two incredible novels that will engage
and entertain a wide variety of readers while not always pleasing every
taste because THAT IS IMPOSSIBLE (have to remind myself that!)
When I feel so moved, I'm going to write sometimes hilarious, sometimes
poignant, sometimes sexy and sometimes thought-provoking blog content.
Also when I feel so moved, I'm going to indulge my exhibitionist streak
by sharing photos of myself in which I feel sexy, desirable and
6. I'm going to continue to reject society's
outdated, misogynistic mandate that women suppress their sexual urges. I
will have sex with whomever I want whenever I want and I will not feel
ashamed or guilty about it.. In doing so, I will send the bold and
glaring message of FUCK YOU to slut-shamers and misogynistic asshats the
What do you resolve not to change in 2016?