Ever noticed how ‘resolution’ has a bit of intimidation associated with it? Like you HAVE to follow it through, come what may? Whereas the word ‘intention’ has a more mindful, measured tone. Don’t ask me why. It’s probably in the semantics.
Gently, almost lovingly, my fingers trace the letters on the keyboard before me. After nearly a month, I see this blank draft staring back, waiting, wistfully perhaps, for the words to appear.
The house is quiet and the soft, pastel shades on the walls soothe my senses as I take a deep breath and weigh each word as it leaves my mind. Continue reading “7 Important Lessons Learned from an Illness”