The Oprah quote above resonates especially this year. Weve all had a hard time, and weve all discovered unforeseen strength in our battles.
Here in the United States, with COVID case counts spiking, things are feeling particularly hard. The normal Independence Day rules do not use this year. There are no parties, no fireworks, no parades. Health authorities are universal in their message: “The most patriotic thing Americans can do this year is to remain at home.” Everybody does not concur.
Numerous of us behind the scenes are dragging. All of us are working hard to keep our spirits up to compose another day.
Are you serene, anxious, coping, having a hard time, writing, obstructed, crazy, or something else? We would love to understand if you are willing to share.
We hear you. We see you. We definitely believe in you, and your ability to dig deep to discover your story.
However this isnt a political post, this is a “how are you doing, really” post. We truly want to understand.
Today we choose to commemorate YOU, our writing family online. We are blessed that you select to hang around with us weekly, each month, every year. We wish to know how you are doing.
Some authors have actually informed me they do basically the very same thing they did prior to the pandemic – stay at home and compose. Other authors have told me their world has altered and they are battling to earn a living. Still more have informed me the state of the world has plummeted them into despair.
What are you dealing with? And what unforeseen strengths have you found?
Huge Hugs to YOU, from Your Team at Writers In the Storm
Here in the US, with COVID case counts spiking, things are feeling especially hard. We are blessed that you pick to invest time with us every week, every month, every year.
It is an understatement to state it has been a tough several months around the world. Many of us behind the scenes are dragging. All of us are working hard to keep our spirits up to compose another day.