The following originally appeared on 8/4/08 at Exit 51
Take your pick. They all seem to apply right now. Maybe it’s because it’s August and it’s hot. Maybe it’s because we’re starting down a new path to hopefully better life choices. Maybe cosmic forces are conspiring against me. Who knows? But things that should be easy, they just aren’t. And the things that are never easy, they are harder than ever.
So I remind myself to add a generous scoop of patience to anything and everything. Truth be told, I would prefer it to be a spoonful of sugar disguised as my lunchtime can of coke.