It’s Friday and time for Five Minute Friday with Lisa-Jo. It’s a time to “write for five minutes not worrying if every thing is just right.” If you would like to join in the fun CLICK HERE.
Today’s Prompt: CHANGE
Change freaks me out more than I like to admit. I like routine. I get up between 5:00 and 5:30 every morning. I walk downstairs. I smooch on the top of my old puppy dog’s head and whisper in her ear, you are such a good puppy dog. I flip on the light over my kitchen sink and start the morning coffee. If no beans are ground, then I take my coffee grinder outside and grind them on my front porch. I check my email, grab my…
Okay I must interrupt my post to tell you what just happened. I was typing the words above and all of a sudden my computer decided to turn off. It’s a new laptop so I am still getting used to the new keyboard. I must have accidentally hit the wrong button. That was a disruption…a change in how my typical morning routine usually plays out. And, yes, it freaked me out a little bit.
But you see, I survived to tell you about it. That is one thing I have to continually remind myself about change. It’s sometimes inconvenient. It’s sometimes uncomfortable. But we survive. And we normally come out the other side a little bit wiser.
How do you react to change?