This Is Where You Are | Wallpaper by Breanna Rose

When it comes to desktop backgrounds, I tend to fancy wallpaper on the simple ( go figure ) side of things. And it just occurred to me that I hadn’t been doing much of that lately in this column, so I went back to the basics and used a phrase I’ve been repeating in my head a LOT. I’ve written about the sentiment of being present in the past, but it’s truthfully something that I have to work hard at each and everyday. It’s just how I’m wired. So when I find myself wandering into future land or worrying about things I don’t need to be, I simply say “this is where you are” or “this is who you are” to remind myself to be just here, right now. This desktop is already on my computer as a visual reminder, which certainly helps while at work! Plus, this design is borrowed from a rejected client comp that I enjoyed enough to recycle in a meaningful way. You can download in various sizes below! I hope it can help some of you, too.

  1. Renée Yoxon says:

    I always love your backgrounds. Thanks so much for making them!

  2. lucinda says:

    i love that you were able to “recylce” a design so appropriately! it’s a simple and grounding reminder. thanks for sharing, you’re a very talented lady!

    • breanna says:

      Thank you! I don’t always recycle design, but it’s nice when you find the right fit and it all just falls into place. :)

  3. Mara says:

    love this, definitely will be using this as my desktops wallpaper. x

  4. this one totally fits my life right now. i think i needed this picture! thank you so much!

  5. So needed this today BreRad. You have incredible talent (and timing). :)

    • breanna says:

      BRERAD!? Haha, that’s a blast from the past. Tiomb, eh? Miss you + glad this helped a bit. Let me know when you are back in MN next … we’ll have to catch up and have some pizza / wine / whatever with Linds as usual. :)

  6. Margo says:

    Thanks for this- I’ve been working so much, working towards my dream of moving to Belize in the fall and building my business into an actual form of income, that I forget that I’m here, now, doing what I love everyday! I think I’m wired to always look for something more, which can make it hard to remember to be present. I love that you recycled a concept like that- there are so many concepts that don’t make the cut with clients that I love and would love to recycle like this!

  7. This is a beautiful wallpaper! I love how simple it is…and it’s such a great reminder. Too often I spend way too much time worrying about the future, when I just need to live in the moment.

  8. Ellie says:

    Beautiful wallpaper! Great job!

  9. Going back to this article, a very good thing to tell yourself in moments of doubts and worries.
    This is one of the things I’d like people to tell about me : “she’s present”. So definitely working on it.

  10. Chantal says:

    I just love these!

  11. Steph says:

    I think I need to remember this phrase more often! This wallpaper now has pride of place on my laptop, thanks for a beautiful design!

  12. This was really wonderful.i think this bear something important meaning.

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  15. Sarah says:

    Your desktops are the best! Thank you so much for sharing them!

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  17. Basilio says:

    Your desktops are the best and this quote is simply amazing, I made it my current wallpaper. Thank you very much <3

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