page twenty-one: My Love-Hate Relationship with Thankfulness.
As the world pauses to say thanks in a few days, I pause to revisit my evolving relationship with Thankfulness. First off, I must confess it was not natural for me. I was not born one of those positive people who wake up in the morning feeling thankful for another day. In fact, just the opposite. Waking up from a good night’s sleep to just dreading another day, I was uncomfortable with and grumbled about pretty much everything in my environment- the noise, the pollution, the