I feel like the past month has been a lot of me just repeating to myself, “I can’t even.” Followed by sharing news articles, contacting my representatives in the US government, and donating to causes I support. It borders on overwhelming, but I’m trying my best to stay engaged.
Which also means doing my best to take care of myself. I’m getting better about making time to be outside and go for walks. Recently, my husband and I took a break near the end of the work day, just before sunset, to walk down to Conwy river. We caught this beautiful view:
They aren’t the most brilliant sunset colors I’ve seen here (or even that I saw that evening) but the deep blues, fluffy clouds, and glassy reflections make me breathe deeply and smile.