We all need a little TLC as we grow and change.
For nearly ten years I have cared for Bonsai plants. Sometimes I am successful and the plants survive. Other times, the little tree looks very good for a few years and then withers and dies for no apparent reason.
In fact, when you run the list of plants I’ve killed, it gets pretty long. Thankfully, I have three Bonsai still in good health, despite my best efforts.
A Bonsai requires constant attention. It must be watered with care, trimmed occasionally, and potted with precision. I’ve placed all three living specimens near my writing desk to ensure that I don’t forget them. Oddly enough, after nearly a decade of care, I still need the reminder to give them what they need.
My Journey to 50 is very much the same. I need daily, even hourly, reminders of what I’m doing. I have to remind myself constantly that this year is about…
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