Today was the culmination of several weeks of lightening. old course papers syllabi books articles half-written a life half-lived seven years in ten boxes not to be opened for one more year when I will begin again.
Today was a day when I could have complained a lot, let the stress of life get to me, focused only on what wasn’t getting done. And then Vincent did this. He found a small piece of tape on the floor and was so fascinated by the way it stuck to his finger that he […]
When I got up this morning I thought “I need to figure out what makes me happy today and make sure to document it.” My type-A personality immediately turned my 100 happy days pledge into a task. I started putting pressure on myself to take a meaningful, artistic photo because in my mind I was in […]
This morning a friend of mine who has a chronically sick baby, who will only sleep if she holds him while sitting up in a recliner, posted this message on Facebook: We create the reality in which we live. She is one of the most positive people I know, even in the face of adversity, […]