I was in a 5K this past weekend.
It was miserable.
It was cold and raining and in the middle of the race there was a very steep hill. The kind of hill that makes you fall to your knees in agony and cry and feel like your leg ends at your right knee. I stared at that hill and it stared right back.
I braced myself, gritted my teeth and started up the hill slowly one foot at a time.
As I went on, I got slower and sl……ow…..er
It seemed like that hill took on the proportions of Mount Everest.
I wanted to give up.
I wanted to cry.
I wanted to turn and run back down the hill.
….We Are the Champions started playing on my IPOD.
And the sun broke through the clouds.
I took it as a sign.
And I dug in my heels and crested that hill with my hands held high as Freddie Mercury screamed out, “We are the champions of the world.”
On that day I owned that hill.
And if Freddie can inspire me to make it to the top of faux Mount Everest without a stretcher, I know he will inspire you to link it up at our “It’s a Cinch” Party.
And we want to see your project in all of its “cinchy” glory.
Join me and these incredible bloggers:
it all started with paint
The Cottage Market
the space between
And here’s the truly Freddie Mercury champion part…..if you link up…..your link is automatically featured on all of our blogs.
That’s right champions….1 link = 5 links.
We are partying like its 1099.
1. Any easy project qualifies.
2. No linky parties, please.
3. I also think the world will be a much better place with more “Cinchy Projects” so I am going to be posting your projects on facebook and twitter and pinterest. I want the world to see just how talented you are.
4. If you want to join in all this after party fun, you can follow me on facebook here or twitter here or pinterest here.
Now let’s party on. Just grab a button and add your link below.
And please note that all links appear on a separate page.
PS I know Freddie would have been so proud.