Feeling low? Just try doing something different…
I HAVEN’T WRITTEN MUCH lately, because I’ve been pretty down.
As a writer in his mid-50s who worries constantly about his work, I often think of myself as useless. And, of course, that’s not good for productivity.
I’m not the only one struggling to cope with the world as it is at present, but lately I’ve been feeling particularly past it, unfit and old.
I was also finding it hard to imagine an enjoyable future, and so it wasn’t long before some familiar thoughts popped into my head.
“What if I killed myself?” I wondered. “Surely they’d be better off without me?”
And that was the point I realised I had to do something.Continue reading “The Purpose of Having a Purpose”