When you’re in the midst of something difficult, it’s nearly impossible to look past it. To think about what it will be like when the storm ends and the sun comes back out.
The hardest part about life’s typical and atypical struggles is that they keep so many of us from writing what we want to write … or prevent us from writing at all.
When I’m having a bad day, I almost always end up turning what I’m frustrated with into a blog post. Because once my mind is fixated on something, it’s hard not to.
Plus, I often have this underlying desire to give other people something they can relate to when they’re also struggling with life. I figure, if I’m going through it, there’s no way I’m the only one, regardless of how different every individual’s experiences with similar issues might be.
There’s one benefit of being…
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