I’m on the wrong computer and I can’t get my photo, but trust me, it’s fairly zen. In truth, I think everything is a day to be thankful, even if one is feeling a little blue. For me, I’m ignoring my traditions (Thanksgiving Day parade, smell of turkey, listening to George Winston, beginning of holidays) and going off to work. We’ll have a nice turkey dinner sometime this weekend, when Erin and Alex can come over but in the meantime, I can be thankful about all sorts of things. About my family being healthy (relatively), that we’re working through things, that I got an unexpected check, that I’m going to get the book done, that I’m back in the right eating zone with relatively little stress.
I’m happy about the election, that there’s a cease-fire, that alijibres exist, that Damien Lewis exists (“ginger all over” he says). About music and a blue sky today, thankful for all sorts of things, big and small.
So, no matter how wretchedly stressful your day is, hope you can make a list of things you’re thankful for.As for me, I’m going to go work, come home and make a lovely dinner of salmon and shrimp cocktail and salad. (We couldn’t find