What are you celebrating today? What will you celebrate in 2012?
What compassionate actions do you aspire to in the coming twelve months?
December 29 – Poesía (Poetry)
What eleven things were you grateful for in 2011?
December 27 – Metta (Lovingkindness)
To whom do you wish to send metta?
How did you serve in 2011? Do you plan to volunteer in 2012?
What was the most cherished gift you received this year? What were the most thoughtful gifts you gave?
December 23 – Karma (Action)
Actions speak louder than words. What daily actions will you take this year? How will you start your fresh January mornings?
What stoked your creative fire this year? What did your discipline enable you to achieve and/or create?
What is your vision for your spiritual practice in 2012? How do you see yourself achieving it?
Describe your best friend(s) from elementary school, high school, college, and/or the present.
What did you devote yourself to in 2011? How will you devote your energy in the coming year?
Where did you travel this year? What was your best trip?
What did you study this year? What did you learn? What did you teach?
December 14 – Jnana (Self-knowledge)
Name something you did that was completely out of character. How did it feel?
December 13 – Sabio (Wisdom)
What lesson or piece of wisdom did you learn from a child this year? Did it surprise you?
December 12 – Libro (Book)
What book did you read in 2011 that was most inspirational? Why?
December 11 – Gracias (Thanks)
Appreciation and acknowledgement are corner stones to building trust and deepening relationships. Write a thank you note or poem to someone who impacted your life in 2011.
A positive frame of mind is a habit. How have you silenced the propaganda factory of negativity with positive thought and behavior in your life in 2011? How has this changed your day-to-day being?
How resourceful were you in 2011? What new ways could you incorporate resourcefulness into 2012?
Wandering can be good for the over-focused creative. How did you wander well this year?
December 7 – Tranquilo (Calm)
Sometimes the most beautiful, memorable moments are also the quietest. What quiet, beautiful moment do you recall?
What did you do for your body’s benefit this year?
What was your dream come true in 2011? What is your wildest dream for 2012?
What was the most important lesson you learned about yourself in 2011? Was it a sudden epiphany or a gradual realization?
What did you let go of this year? Whom did you let go?
Where have you discovered community in 2011? What are the defining characteristics and essential qualities of your tribe?
Encapsulate your 2011 in one word. Why that word? What would you like your word to be for 2012? Why?