Thursday, June 23, 2016
My previous subject was intended to be followed by my next posting: Optimism. To me, this is the flip side of Procrastination. There are so many things to be missed by putting things off. When I
have done that, I miss out on my favorite activities. Most things in my community start early, so I have learned that I must get myself on an earlier schedule. instead of being lazy, and sleeping in until 9AM,
By then, everything has already started. It is a bit late to begin my household chores, because in the summer, it gets too hot to work outside by 11AM. I have decided to begin golfing, which is also an early morning activity. Most people I know that golf are on the course by 8AM, getting up long before 9AM.
Another thing I want to do is learn to fly an airplane. I have taken a few lessons, but decided to wait until we got over here in Eastern Washington. No trees or other planes at Paine Field, where we used to live by, to worry about. So, I have lots of things I want to do,
We live in a retirement community called Desert Aire, and when we first arrived, my only desire was to jump in the Columbia River, in front of our home. And I have done that, and have been content to do this for several hours per day. The hotter the temperature, the better! I still do it, but as I have met some lovely friends, I want to do other things, also. I am still young, and have many years ahead to accomplish more dreams, like flying. I may leave golf for after flying. lessons. So, there is a lot more to do here than play in the water!