Excavating Treasures in the Recesses of My Mind and Bathroom Sink

Can you dig it?

I discover this display “Help Make Someone Smile” in Target, Pasadena, California. I read some of the post-its and count the display and notes as unexpected blessings. Photo was taken by me — the author of this riveting story.

Tuesday last black thoughts cavorted in my brain. I remind myself: that’s like so and so and her hatchet judgments. Am I that kind of unaware? I dread this.

I notice a slow drip of negative thoughts brings me down by the end of Tuesday.



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