Look, sometimes the soft and inspirational quotation gets us through the day. They work because we’re sentient, sensitive creatures. As a friend once told me, she loved too much. She was a sponge to the world, soaking up everything around her, both good and bad. That meant a lot of sad days for her.
Today, take another approach and stand in your strength.
You know that song that you used to sing and/or listen to over and over and over again because its resonance was so strong that it was almost scary? And then sometimes that song disappears for a while, only to return and remind you how perfectly it fits into your life? I’d like to thank Sara Bareilles for reminding me of that.
As I sit here, held by insomnia, it is a little hard to find motivation, especially when I look at the list of things I need to do. I just need to remember that I’ve soldiered on before, getting insane lists of things done in short order. Dare I say “Keep calm and… ?” This morning I have something else in mind.