Follow these steps to stay motivated and accomplish your goal .
How to Persevere (an acrostic poem)
Figure out what to Pay attention to – what’s really important?
Educate yourself – find answers to the 5 Ws and beyond
Give you brain a Rest when you hit a wall – “Naps are the secret weapon of many artists” (according to Austin Kleon in his book KEEP GOING p159)
Slow down to process and practice – don’t forget to play
Everyone benefits from good friends and mentors – connect with others
Venture outside – enjoy a nature walk or other creative activities
Tap all your sEnses – smells, tastes, sounds, feelings, texture, sights
Remember to hope – for answers to obstacles
CelebratE small moments of success on your way to meet your end goal!
Perseverance, Determination, Fortitude – you’ve got this!