Maybe It’s More About You
Of course, reinvention doesn’t require moving to a different country, having an extreme diet plan or worrying too much about 2050. I struggle to plan much further ahead than next week!
Reinvention can be something small, incremental, personal. It can be about setting yourself a target to change, a goal or purpose that helps you shift blockages, mindset, body.
Pal of mine went through a stressful phase in his life and decided to book himself into a cottage in the far north of Scotland. No internet, barely any neighbours, certainly no Starbucks. Just him, 2 weeks and a pile of books he’d been meaning to read all his life. He came home transformed. Creating sufficient “me” time and space enabled real change in his life.
A huge physical challenge or adventure can have the same impact. Just doing something completely different, even if only for a short period of time.
This Huff Post article focused on new year promises to yourself but does throw some other ideas into the mix.