Embrace Today

Do you ever hear yourself saying, “I wish it was Friday already,” or find yourself wishing away the weeks leading up to Christmas due to all the stress and busyness. (Unless, of course, you happen to be one of those crazy organized people who start their shopping in July! (I’m just jealous, really.))

It is a natural reaction to want to get through something you dread, or get to a day you’re looking forward to, but life goes by much too fast to wish it away.

Don’t forget about today!

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Breaking Down

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Arms crossed tightly, slightly rocking, my hands shaking, I can feel and hear my heart beating.  Focusing on a single thought is nearly impossible with the series of a thousand thoughts going through my mind.  I wonder if people talking to me can see I’m not really paying attention.  Would I be able to respond to them coherently if they direct a comment at me? Continue reading