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Thursday, November 7, 2013

Dog days

Though I have been good these days about going to bed reasonably early (used to be a night owl), tonight I'm up late.

I know why.

Too much to do.

And as I surfed Facebook (WHY??) I just saw this comment: "I have too many obligations that things would fall apart if I didn't do them. I'm stressed and exhausted. I have no idea how long I can do this, but it's looking like 3-4 years non stop."

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I think she meant she will be feeling that way for the next few yrs. I mean the reverse: been feeling like that for the past 3-4 yrs. I'm tired, memory is bad, and I can only wish for breaks and other things, like lots and lots of sleep.
And careless Nature walks.
I thought I was somewhat better, but as I cleaned up and organized my office/table/studio/computer files and paperwork to be looked over for the oomph time, I realize: just TOO MUCH.
What am I doing? Feels like hamster wheel, spinning and going nowhere. Too many things pending, too many things started, not finished...this is super frustrating but a chronic problem. I need rehab.

The comment I can relate to was written in response to a share of this article.
Which, BTW, I will have to read later when I have more...um...time.

I'll just add it to my to-do list.

[sigh]

PS: Yesterday I was going for a careless Nature walk, when we found these stray dogs.


2 comments:

  1. Good of you to watch over these dear souls. Iknow what you mean about having to much to do I don't do facebook to know that I am backed up in things o do, I'll get to it sometime. Hey good to see you. Don't stress on the things to do stuff, life itself is more important. Take care.
    Gloria

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  2. Hello! Found you on an ACEO group at Flickr. I think most people feel at least some of what you feel about being stuck. But I think if you're doing art you enjoy - because you can't help but improve by continuing to do whatever thing it is you want to do - then that is always time well spent. I don't mean to say your feelings are wrong, only that maybe things aren't quite *so* bad. At least I hope so.

    As for those dogs, how great of you to try to find their homes. They look like they must belong to someone!

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