I got married in the fall and now I'm divorced in the fall. There is a symmetry to that. Balance as found in nature.
|Leaves blowing on the landscape|
A little self-care is necessary. Taking time out when I need it. Resting. Meeting work expectations but knowing that it's okay to let parts of my ever-present to-do list slide. Looking around to see the beauty that moves me. Accepting the abundant love offered by the many people in my life.
The odd part is - as I've paused, things I used to chase have come to me. Not without effort but without struggle. Blessings have unfolded. And in the pause, I realize that while I might not always have everything I want, I've always had everything I needed. And that is enough.
Take-away - The garden rests before it blooms again. Rest as you need to refresh your soul. The next bloom is coming.