The day started out gloomy and I have to say that it impacted me.
I felt down right sorry for myself.
For my poor soul.
The poor soul who has so much.
As I sat there in my glumness I began to think of all the beautiful things around me.
I began to list the things that I love about the world,
about my life,
I love that I can call my Mom.
I love that I am a very intelligent person.
I love that it is finals week and I have freedom from my usual schedule.
I love the bright blue sky that was born from the misty haze of the morning.
I love listening to Florence and the Machine when she pops up on my pandora station.
I love that I drop everything and dance, no matter what.
I love the blogs that I read.
I love the books that I read.
I love the future books that I will write.
I love my two beautifully working hands.
I love my imperfections.
I love the pain that I have gone through.
I love love love that I woke up this morning.
I love the clothes that I wear.
I love that I have clothes to wear.
I love the body that I have been given temporary access to.
I love the voice that I have.
I love that I despise New Year’s resolutions (because everyday you are given the chance to start over and do something right).
I love the food that I eat.
I love where I live.
I love the way the sun hangs in the sky at this time of year.
I love the hope of tomorrow.
I love overcoming my fears.
I love the classes that I am taking.
I love writing.
I love journaling.
I love having time to knit.
I love making beautiful things, like making people smile and laugh.
I love tea.
I love coffee more.
I love feeling my body while I do yoga, strong and beautiful.
I love my tears of joy.
I love texting my Mom in German.
I love my dogs, even if they are far away from me.
I love the endless possibilities of the future.
I love dreaming.
I love good, beautiful friends.
I love my work.
I love walking around barefoot.
I love my cozy room.
I love my family like crazy.
I love that I will be home in just a week.
I love that I have found bunches of Christmas cookie recipes.
I love the people God sends into my life each and every day.
I love the inspiring bible verses that I read.
I love my well-being.
I love that I am not in pain.
I love my laughter.
I love funny youtube videos.
I love feeling safe.
I love my strength.
I love loving things.
I am in love with this world.