Snow day

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Monday was a snow day. Yesterday we got a break from winter weather, but I didn’t get a break from life’s storms. Today is a snow day.

Yesterday was one of the worst days of my life. I survived.

Today I am mostly avoiding everything that requires effort from me. I must do that to allow my mind, body and soul to heal.

I opened my front door this morning to find five more inches of snow and freezing rain falling. An hour later I opened the door to discover the distinct tinkling sound of heavy sleet, tiny little balls of ice that race to the earth. It is warm in the house so I just closed the door. I’ll deal with the snow all over the driveway later. Later…

Reminding myself that no matter how ugly life can get there is beauty

Reminding myself that no matter how ugly life can get there is beauty — Eightmile River in Connecticut

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    • Yesterday was rough. I was kind to myself and feel better today, though I think it is going to take some time for my body to recover from the stress (and a fall on the driveway — nothing broken or sprained, just really sore).

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