I don’t feel fear like I used to. I’ve learnt that the only thing that you can actually count on in this life is, in fact, change. I don’t try and run away from it anymore; running away takes up too much energy anyway. It’s easier to face it straight on, embrace it, and jump.
Every time someone asks you what you need, you’re reluctant to share.
Because when you do, they question that decision.
Whether we mean it or not, productivity is charged with a complex definition; what you produce has to be something we can measure against society’s standards, and it has to be useful.
We are one third of the way through 2021. Look at how far you have come, and smile. We are so proud of you.
Grief is not a one-size-fits-all experience. If you are grieving, be gentle with yourself. Know that everyone copes differently. And when you do fall apart, know it is normal. Make room for it.
More than anything though, we hope you are keeping safe and that you are in good health. Be kind to yourself during this period and always.