1. Pain is not only in death, it's also rebirth. I chewed on this one for a while today. Endings are full of challenge, relief, and intensely complex. At the same time, so are beginnings. Sometimes we have a say in the matter, other times no. The choice we do have is how we respond to both.
2. Being stuck between letting go of an old way of doing things and making space for a new experience is like purgatory. I feel like I'm twiddling my thumbs waiting for the clouds to part. Having friends who can put words to what you cannot helps in the face of ridiculous downtime.
3. Election fatigue continues. And fear, and disbelief, and frustration, and just plain having had enough of watching women having to endure. But all that ends after the election, right? Ha.
What did you learn today?