Journal Prompt Ideas For May

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Journal Prompt Ideas For May with the theme Self Discovery. I believe that the process of journaling is a great way for us to connect with our inner self. Throughout our hectic daily schedule, how often do we actually sit and reflect about life?

To love others we have to learn and love our self first. Before we can care for the world, we have to learn to take care of our self. But before we begin caring and loving our self, let us discover who we are.

Journal Prompt Ideas For May

31 Journal Prompt Ideas For May

  1. If I could advice my past, what would I say
  2. What is my idea of a perfect day?
  3. The 3 most unforgettable moments in my life.
  4. Who are the people I trust the most and would be there when I need them?
  5. List down 20 past memories that made me happy
  6. How do I feel when someone I love surprises me?
  7. My 5 most favourite quotes that makes me feel motivated.
  8. What I wished others could see in me?
  9. Describe the person you love the most.
  10. What are the words you wish you could hear right now?
  11. List down everything that inspires you
  12. How do you feel at the moment.
  13. Describe your life at the moment and compare it to how you wished your life should be.
  14. What mistake that changed your life completely?
  15. Using only 10 words, describe your love life
  16. Share a story about your first love.
  17. Make a list of everything you wished to challenge yourself to do it.
  18. List down all the things that you wished you never had done.
  19. Are you happy with where you life is heading to?
  20. List down all the questions that keeps on playing in your mind.
  21. When was the last you cried and why?
  22. If you could choose someone to spend your life with, who would it be and why?
  23. If you had the power to change your destiny, what would you change right now?
  24. 10 years from now, where do you see yourself?
  25. Write a letter to yourself and list down the changes you wish to see in yourself.
  26. Which hurts you the most, physical pain or emotional pain?
  27. If your body could speak to you, what would it say?
  28. What is the one dream that you wished was true?
  29. List down anything that is stopping you from improving yourself.
  30. Look at yourself in the mirror, describe what you see.
  31. How would you describe yourself to someone else.

Hopefully, by the end of May, you will learn to discover yourself better. Because the only one person that will be with you for a lifetime is yourself and none other.

How well do you know yourself?

Journal Prompt Ideas For May

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  1. Reading through these, I have a quick answer for almost all of them. But as I think more about it, I could dive so much deeper into the topics. This is a great way to get to know yourself better.

    1. karenmonica says:

      Yes to every prompt there is a spontaneous answer but to really get to know ourselves then we need to dig deeper ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. I’d really like to start journalling but I never seem to get round to it. Thanks for the prompts – they are so useful!

    1. karenmonica says:

      Hope you would enjoy journaling with these prompts ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. This is super helpful. I always struggle with figuring out what to write!

    1. karenmonica says:

      I hope these prompts help ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. I love all of these ideas! I need to start journaling!

    1. karenmonica says:

      Good to hear that ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. I love these journal prompts. Answered a few in my head already. I am going to want to use some of these journal prompts when I get writing in my bullet journal. Great way to start to rediscover ourselves.

    1. karenmonica says:

      Wow, that is great Kristyn ๐Ÿ™‚

  6. This month I really want to get into the habit of writing, especially in my journal, regularly. I will be using a few of these prompts to get my pen flowing!

    1. karenmonica says:

      hope you enjoy the prompts ๐Ÿ™‚

  7. These journal prompts are amazing! I am planning to start my journal again this month since last month was very busy and I think this is very useful for me.

    1. karenmonica says:

      I hope you will enjoy journaling with this prompts

  8. These are some really good journal prompts and help for some inner reflection and thoughts – I might do the same this month

    Laura x

    1. karenmonica says:

      Thank you Laura ๐Ÿ™‚

  9. These are some great prompts. I might pick up my journal to jot down some thoughts based on a couple of these themes.

    1. karenmonica says:

      Thank you Nish ๐Ÿ™‚

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