Elizabeth: Today’s Inspiration

Sometimes I run across a quote that hits just the right spot at just the right time, like the quote above by Toni Morrison.  I don’t remember where I first saw it or what had caused me to save it in the first place, but when I came across the quote again while weeding through computer files today, it really resonated with me.

I’ve been spending some time recently giving up, or more correctly getting rid of many things that have been, both figuratively and literally, weighing me down.  My efforts have included clearing out computer files; shredding decades of useless paperwork (from my parents!); giving away unnecessary furnishings; and donating clothing that, no matter how cute it is, I am never going to wear again.

I feel lighter already. Continue reading