Three straight days of rain. And I have been fooling with my computer, writing articles, and eating Atkins bars. Pretty sad. I have a million things to do and no willpower to do them. School is starting in another week and I have lots of preparation for that. I still have all those projects that I was sure I was going to get around to, still undone. I know that in another week my life will return to its usual hectic wild ride! And while I like lots of activity, I also sort of dread the increased stress. I wonder sometimes how the rest of the world motivates themselves on dark dreary days. I guess maybe its a day for a nap. And another Atkins bar. Maybe a good book.
Maybe my problem is that I fight days like these. I want what I want when I want it. It reminds me that I am not much different than my three year old grandchild. The truth is today I don't know what I want. I mean other than world peace, an end to the financial mess and a thirty pound weight loss. I would take all of those things. Right now. But all of those things require time. Something that I have a lot of today. Perhaps I should be grateful for it while I have it. And so my life goes on. And so does the rain.