My friends! I have been so sick and swallowed up by life that for the first time I missed the bi-weekly date for 101 Reasons to Keep Living. I am truly sorry, and for that reason I will be giving you two blog posts today: this as well as a quotation to follow.
While sick, I have spent a large amount of time inside, as can probably be expected. I’ve spent it reading, and writing when I can, and often — as depressing as this sounds — staring out the front window into the yard. A small couch sits just below the window, and that is where I plop myself down to enjoy the view of, well, The Squirrel Tree. Continue reading