Here in Boston, we have 7 feet of snow on the ground with more to come and we’re looking forward to a week of overnight temps getting down to zero or below. No temp above freezing on the horizon.
And it’s starting to get to people here. Everything is harder–driving is crazy and parking is impossible–and lots of things go wrong that you didn’t imagine could go wrong. For example, most people I know have melted ice leaking through their roofs, and there’s not much they can do about.
But let’s not feel sorry for ourselves. Everyone everywhere faces all kinds of challenges we often can’t imagine. They present a happy image on Facebook, but inside they’re too often struggling to keep their head above water.
So the need for emotional energy is as great now as ever. Which is exactly why (more…)