Today in a sentence?

3 Jun

This post is part of the #trust30 writing initiative, inspired by Ralph Waldo Emersons “Self-reliance” that encourages you to look within and trust yourself.  You can find further details regarding the challenge here.

Day two prompt by author Liz Danzico

Your genuine action will explain itself, and will explain your other genuine actions. Your conformity explains nothing. The force of character is cumulative. – Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance

If ‘the voyage of the best ship is a zigzag line of a hundred tacks,’ then it is more genuine to be present today than to recount yesterdays. How would you describe today using only one sentence? Tell today’s sentence to one other person. Repeat each day.

Staying in line with the nautical theme, my sentence for today –

It’s much easier to change course when moving than it is standing still, so grab the reins and Giddy-up!

Yeah, I like to mix my expressions…so what 🙂


2 Responses to “Today in a sentence?”

  1. Terry June 3, 2011 at 10:15 am #

    Ah yes, but in true nautical terms, changing speed is also changing course. So just moving is the easiest change of course.


    • Kirri White June 3, 2011 at 8:20 pm #

      I thought someone might pick up on my dubious sea-faring knowledge….Thanks for putting me straight Terry.

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