So, I sprained my ankle recently - for the second time in a week - and I decided the Universe was telling me that I needed to slow down. I'm trying to do too much and I need to reset.
I do this to myself sometimes. Somehow I've got this idea that being busy means you are valuable, needed, important.
What a load of BS.
I got a healthy dose of perspective today while my wife and I cleaned out the garden. We ripped out weeds, pruned bushes, and re-potted...
Every once in a while, we get support tickets with subject lines or messages in ALLCAPS and with lots of exclamation points.
Something along the lines of:
Subject: “IT’S NOT WORKING!!!!!”
It is clear that the writer is pretty stressed out.
I’ve been there too. I bet we all have. And it’s no fun.
When we are feeling that way, we are usually too upset to communicate effectively about what is not working. Which means it takes longer for...