Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Grab Life and GO!

I am alive, kicking, screaming and carrying on.

When you stop carrying on... they carry you off!

So I live like a roller coaster. When I am down and out sick and tired, I know I am at the bottom of the roller coaster, slowly, painstakingly working my way up to the top for the WHEEEEEEEE factor of life is goof.


Not sure that made any sense, but I woke up alive. The above scene is from one of the numerous ponds in the park.

Right now I have a ton of projects and chores to do. I was busy all day until I couldn't go anymore then sadly I plopped down on the bed. Well, not really that sad... I told myself over and over how wonderful it is to be busy.

I am always cobbling something together somewhere to stretch and maximize an efficient budget or to make something actually work which is failing. Now if I could just patch up this body.

It's hard to slow down and realize that naps are healing. Rocking in the rocking chair is very restorative. It's a good motion that helps kick in a good feeling. I often meditate while rocking making pain go away naturally. It's not easy, but with enough focus, I can make it work.

The hard part is not feeling guilty as work piles up around me.

It looks like I am going to be living in this old rig a lot longer than imagined and ditto for  living in the old motorhome. Pretty soon it will be a classic. (Don't I wish...)

Nothing beats that paid for smell.

Hmm... not sure any of this makes any sense.

My New Year hope is to get my groove grooving.

Many days I wake up pretending everything is just fine and perfect. It seems to set the tone that if I plaster a smile on m face, toil away at alternatives for my body and mind plus plenty of busy work to remind me life is long, death is short.

Eventually I actually accomplish a few things to completion. Some things that overwhelmed me have created some problems and I try to find ways to solve them and the ones that seem insurmountable, well I just have to be more methodical and when things goes wrong...

Well I am rambling along here, proud to be tired.

Grab life and GO!

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6 comments:

  1. Don't forget to sit barefoot in your rocker. Grounding (or earthing) is great for relieving pain and giving energy.
    http://www.texasescapes.com/CentralTexasTownsNorth/DingDongTexas/DingDongTexas.htm

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  2. Well, you might wait until Spring to sit/walk barefoot. lol

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  3. Oh, I get it now. I thought I just had to hang on to the green wire. Stay safe, martha

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  4. Well, I don't make any sense today. I meant to give you the link to earthing but instead gave you a link to a strange town I was reading about. Anyway, here is the earthing link. Duh!
    http://www.drweil.com/drw/u/QAA401221/Is-There-Anything-to-Earthing.html

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  5. it all makes sense. nothing personal, but the last time i grabbed life she poured my beer (MY beer) over my head. stay out of trees.

    ice cream. raz

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  6. I'm too old to climb trees, but might be able to hug one. We have 18 acres of honey locusts. Ouch!!

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