That’s where overwork will land you- in a bad mood. It’s my new challenge, dealing with a full work schedule. Enjoying life is not what I have been doing. So, back to thoughts and actions to help myself create moments where I am savoring life instead of sleep.
Thoughts go to a particular friend of mine who works very darned hard, pretty much all the time. There is a voice in my head that wants to put myself down for not being as tough as she is. I should be able to handle a full schedule and still feel happy at least sometimes, like she does.
Can I possibly accept myself in this moment as I am? Can I accept my limitations and the weaknesses that woke up with me and made me grouchy with my first waking breath? Can I only think about what I am doing, how I am living, and make decisions to help myself?
Don’t ‘they’ say that if you can conceive it, you can achieve it?
With that thought in mind, there are obligations I must fulfill today, but at least, among them, there will be consideration of myself. I am a worthwhile consideration. After all, if I fall apart, what can I accomplish? Or enjoy?