The challenges we had already grow larger. It sucks and it is a tremendous gift, which is also confusing. People are meeting their neighbors, working on their health, watching weird television shows, and making sure that others are okay. It looks like we are in it for the long haul. Think about what we can do to stay balanced, pleasant, empathetic and smart. Let’s make contributions to our families and businesses in smart ways.
While waiting, take back the control you want. Build confidence, create positive experiences and keep moving. Okay, you will have ‘the bad day’ sometime during the week, so on that day you just need to go take a nap.
There are many people who are paralyzed by the unknown and known. They do not have the emotional intelligence and/or living situation to mitigate their own fear. Remember, it’s FIGHT, flight, freeze that your brain uses to protect you from others, so a fight in a parking lot over clothes may be predictable.
There are so many people out of work across the world. Use your heart to avoid judging. Help as many people in as many ways as you can. Reaching out to others may seem like it will be exhausting, but I’ve learned that you’ll feel better if you can talk with real people in the flesh without your mask the proper distance apart. The Brain gets confused with just Zoom.