Looking back, the year for 2013 would have been, "Redemption." The reasons aren't surprising, if you know anything about me from blogging or Twitter. I came back from injury after injury to make 2013 the fastest and fittest of my adult life.
But, what about 2014? What word will I think to myself?
Here's a clue:
|I have a handy-dandy notebook, but you know it as an iPhone.|
No, not the CLUES themselves -- I mean the answer lies with the guy himself:
|I hate to burst your bubble. Well, it's kinda fun.|
Yes, that's "Steve Burns," of "Blue's Clues" fame. Although it's not watched (much) anymore in my home, I was a big fan of Blue's Clues (as a parent!). When Steve left the show and released a solo album, "Songs for Dustmites" in 2003, I was struck by how good it was. It was produced by Steven Drozd of The Flaming Lips, and had a fun, sweet, and science-y feel to it.
This is one of my favorite songs on the Album, although I have many:
The song is called, "Maintain."
I guess this word runs counter to what a lot of people might think. Most people want to improve, right?
Don't flare out early, like a sparkler.
Show that 2013 was not a fluke, and those PRs were not an aberration.