I’M BACK- let me explain why I was gone

I’M BACK! I know there are only 21 of you who currently follow me, but I’ll announced it as if I had a million followers. This leads me to the reason I was gone- and why I came back. I created and instagram account for this blog called @bisonsdontblog a while ago. In my head this account was going to gain followers pretty quickly (my castle in the cloud I guess you could call this). By this I don’t mean that I was going to get 1k followers in a week of course, but just two followers in a few days certainly wasn’t ideal. Then I made the big mistake of letting this affect my motivation. I thought that if there weren’t people who saw my artwork-my hardwork- it wasn’t worth it. This was 100% wrong of course. But it took me awhile to figure this out. That’s why I took a break. I needed to create for ME and no one else. I didn’t want art- or this blog- to feel like a chore, like something I needed to do rather than something I WANTED to do ( and enjoy while doing it)

So to anybody going through the same thing I was going through, down below I leave a few quotes and texts that I hope will be helpful:

I really really love this ☺️

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Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. Helen Keller

Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. Charles R. Swindoll
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. Thomas A. Edison
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