If we don't allow ourselves to rest, then our bodies will force us to do so. That's where I am right now, in a forced rest that is causing me to examine why it has taken me so long make time to refill my tank.
Sometimes life gets dark and you look up and find that you’ve moved from the light into the gray. What’s the gray? It’s that space where you’re numb and life seems to have lost it’s color. This isn’t the time to give up on you, it’s the time to seek, and accept, some assistance to get you back on track.
I’m learning the lesson of honoring my No…and I had to do it the hard way. What I’m learning is that my NO is valuable, and that I must hold on to it in order to maintain my peace. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with saying No, especially when you know that saying Yes is going to push you out of your “Peace Zone”.