Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. // Robert Louis Stevenson
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Long Read. The Anxiety of Influencers.
The pandemic appears to be ending. Vaccines are plentiful. Travel has restarted. And I find myself so ready for this period of our lives to be over, and also so not ready to go back to life as it was.
And since, I find that I learn more from my readers than I do from almost anyone, I thought it might be enlightening to discuss where we are now.
In the comments, please leave a comment with the following: 1) One thing that has changed in your life over the last 14-months for the better, and 2) One thing that has changed for the worse. I’ll start.
Better: I feel like my marriage is in a better place today than it was at the start of the pandemic. With nowhere to go (literally), we ended up dealing with some things that had been lingering unfixed for some time.
Worse: My life was already in a transition period, and last year was the year I planned to solidify some things. Those plans got dashed on the rocks like an old wooden boat. So now things feel just as unsettled, if not more, and I have lost a year.
I look forward to reading your responses. xo, Abra