Today, after three months of procrastination I finally did it – I finally applied for an internship!
After lazing around the house, slowly doing some household chores, I decided to do a little meditation. My mind drifted from
subject to subject, when I got a jolt –it’s time to pursue an internship. So, I turned on my computer, and googled internships, and found a sub editing internship in south Melbourne that was advertised four days ago. And then just for the sake of it I sent off another two email applications for internships.
It’s interesting to note that I was giving myself a hard time in November/December trying to force myself into applying for journalism
internships. Then I received my Editing and the Author manuscript back and my tutor stated in the feedback section that he thought I should think about pursuing a career in literary editing. Journalism doesn’t call me so no wonder I couldn’t email applications for journalism internships. Now literary editing, that tickles my fancy and it was very easy to send off my
I think sometimes we feel like our success is completely up to ourselves, we push ourselves with timelines and to get on top of things, to progress, to do…
Maybe sometimes, we just have to surrender and wait for everything to align so that the universe can offer us the right position, or
relationship or opportunity.
Maybe, the best things happen on the Universe’s timeline, not ours! We shall see
Penelope Jane Jones.