2018's Word of the Year: Centered
Merriam-Webster defines it as "1. having a center, 2. having a center of curvature, and 3. emotionally stable and secure." The way I'm thinking of it for this year is a combination of definitions 1 and 3--a secure sense of place, of grounding. 2018 is going to be a big, bold, busy year for me--new books on the horizon, an additional teaching gig, and new adventures. I want to stay grounded, focused, firmly planted..