" LAY DOWN"
"GO TO SLEEP"
It's day 15 of Arlee Bird's A-Z Challenge! Since I write for younger children and we're doing the ABC's, I thought I'd do The ABC's of A Good Friend (and throw in a few random pictures, because I have a bit of a camera habit).
Obedience is a great quality in a
My real word for today is "Optimist." Having a friend who is optimistic is so important. They will help you when you are down on yourself for what ever reason. They will pump you up. They'll encourage you to see the good in the last rejection letter you got. Optimistic friends know that every rejection is one step closer to an acceptance. Am I right guys??? (Everyone shouts, Yes, Sharon!)
When has an optimistic friend gotten you through a hard time?
My good friend Tess Hilmo (whose book With A Name Like Love is coming out soon) really helped me when I moved. She told me, "You can do this, Sharon." It was a simple sentence, but I fall back on it all of time and I may have said it to some of you when you were down or struggling. It's a powerful sentence and it continues to get me through.... (hugs to Tess!)