We choose our actions. We choose our emotions. We choose to stay focused on becoming the person we desire to be. It is more difficult when there are no pats on the back, no outside validation routines. But there is also greater freedom.
We're all tired of the pandemic, the horrible rise in deaths, and the constant messaging telling us what to do. You're not alone. Fuses are getting shorter and people are frustrated as they try to do what's right, or necessary, for their own family. Maybe~~just maybe~~a kind word, a recognition of humanity, or a realization of tolerance can make you feel better--whether giving or receiving.
A writer wants that elusive million dollar contract and best selling book. Straight to the top of the food chain and wants it NOW... not later... but you won't get it by trying to take the easy route. It's hard work.