Weighed Down

I'm feeling fairly anxious today. Different things have happened, and just the cares of everyday life are pulling me down. It's like I'm trapped under a pile of fall leaves, unable to uncover myself. The leaves are light in weight--in that, the situations that cause me to worry are not large in magnitude. But when…

Hidden Blessings

My puppy, Daisy, has gotten me started on a new routine lately: taking her outside for (almost) daily walks around our neighborhood. At first this was a chore for me. I don't exercise much, and trying to keep up with her would make me tired. Also, I felt a little scared to be walking around…