Leap Day!

Every four years, we get a whole extra day! I always try to use Leap Day for reflection – to figure out who I am and ignite some personal growth. And as today’s haiku horizons prompt is “Leap”, I wrote a haiku!

Extra day – BONUS!
Time to reflect on yourself
Leap into new you!

What are you doing with your bonus day?

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    Never even thought of it as a bonus day! I wasted it 🙁

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    What an amazing way to think of a Leap Day!! An extra day, a bonus. I hadn’t seen it like that, just a day. I like your way.

    I spent it helping clear out an elderly aunt’s house. She’s now in a sheltered house and left a lot of mess behind. I think that was probably making good use of it…

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      It’s funny how much stuff we accumulate. Going through my Gran’s house when she went into a home made me have a serious look at my own.

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    I don’t think I did much leaping – but I did a fair amount of relaxing and that comes pretty high on my list 🙂

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    Love this and love leap day!! 🙂 Happiest day of the four years.

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    Awesome post! Having some reflection is always great. 🙂

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    How nice! I never looked at it as a special day. Thought yesterday I treat myself with a gentle reflexology massage. A good start for a new month.

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    Very interesting!!! Well, today I was scared into thinking baby H was coming a month early, then had an ultra sound to show me he’s all good;) I won’t forget today, I definitely reflected a lot!

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    We bought a car with our bonus day. Crazy, right? The salesman was like.. “Oh weird! You bought a car on Leap Year! You’ll always remember the date.”

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    Bonus day wasted
    Monday anyway, but ill
    Health is not a plus

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        Be back tomorrow;
        Interview. Dentist. Tiresome
        But necessary.

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            Luck thankfully helped
            Or t’was just a day when threads
            Wove together well

            (SUCCESS on both counts)

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