pub lunchNine days ago, I set myself a challenge to take a photograph every day for a year.

I posted that challenge on my blog – then, all of a sudden, I found myself saying that I would also “post each day’s photograph on my blog, on the day I take it.” And write about it.

Whoa! Hold your horses for a second. Talk about moving the goal posts!!

As I mentioned in a previous blog post, I tend to be an “all or nothing” kind of girl – and if I say I’m going to do something, I do it. However, sometimes I take this too far, and I end up tying myself in a knot.

So let’s just sit down for a moment, and think about this.

On some days, the photos I take aren’t particularly interesting – they might be photos of my shoes, or my lunch – and I don’t really want to bore you by posting them on my blog.

This just isn’t that kind of blog.

Other days, I might take several photos that I want to share – and I don’t want to keep having to apologise that “I took this photo yesterday.”

This year, I want to be kinder to myself.

So here’s the deal.

I will continue to take a photograph every day for the next 356 days (as this is Day 9) – so I’m sticking to the original contract I made with myself.

I will post some of those photographs on my blog – with, or without commentary.

I may post more than one photograph from any one day.

I may also post some photographs that I took before this challenge started, if I feel they might be of interest, or help to illustrate a point I want to make.

So, basically, anything goes!

There. I don’t know about you, but I certainly feel much happier now that we’ve cleared that up. 🙂

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