The Magnet Tribune

2018 will be good to me

Lucero Rea, Staff Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.

Email This Story

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

I could not be any more grateful for the astounding things that happened to me in 2017. The year before that wasn’t quite my year; however, many interesting things came to me the following year.

Mostly everybody has their New Year’s resolution; nevertheless, the most important thing you ask for is the health of your loved ones and yourself. I’m grateful and blessed that my family and I are free of any sickness. I consider myself a very strong person, but when it comes to something not so well regarding my family I know for a fact I would be completely shattered.

One of my personal 2017 New Year’s resolution was to actually be confident and love myself only because I believe that’s the key to anything you want to accomplish. It’s not that I don’t have confidence; however, it’s just something that I wouldn’t want to stop having. It definitely ended up being something that I didn’t let go of myself, not one bit.

Another very important resolution that I give myself every year is to learn something new. I honestly never imagine myself doing certain things that I did this year and keep doing since I had to give up certain things for them, but it was totally worth it at the end.

I tried out golf at the beginning of junior year. I had been wanting to try it out since my freshman year; however because of my really busy schedule I never really could. Honestly better late than never for the reason that I now enjoy playing it, even though I’m taking “baby steps” on something totally new I really do like it. My coach is very supportive, last month we had one of our pre-tournaments and I was feeling really nervous. The coaches from the other schools were really competitive and were screaming at their students but instead, my coach came up to me and notice that I was nervous; he then told me to relax, have a great time and have fun because that’s all that matters. Being on this team is something I won’t ever regret.

Competing at UIL was something I wanted to try but I didn’t have the time as well. I know it might sound bizarre but I honestly did not know that they had UIL journalism until this my third year in high school. As soon as I found out about it I told myself that I had to do it. I’m already familiar with it since here at VMT it’s my fine art. Journalism is also something I really want to do after I graduate from high school since it’s my passion.

New Year’s is all about fresh beginnings to the things you want to leave behind 2017; however, it is also another year of continuing paths.

I am hoping that 2018 will be a great year for me with nothing but health, love, and success.

About the Writer
Leave a Comment

The Magnet Tribune intends for this area to be used to foster healthy, thought-provoking discussion. Comments are expected to adhere to our standards and to be respectful and constructive. As such, we do not permit the use of profanity, foul language, personal attacks, or the use of language that might be interpreted as libelous. Comments are reviewed and must be approved by a moderator to ensure that they meet these standards. The Magnet Tribune does not allow anonymous comments, and requires a valid email address. The email address will not be displayed but will be used to confirm your comments.

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.

Email This Story

A state- and nationally recognized student newspaper
2018 will be good to me