When all of this happened, my first instinct was that I had to stop worrying about and letting the little things in life consume me.
I soon realized, however, that this is easier said than done.
When you are feeling awful and all you want is a little compassion and empathy from others and you don’t receive it, the smallest things can set you off.
The little things become even more frustrating because they mean so little to me and so much to other people.
I’ve told many people that I don’t expect them to share my priorities or worldview, but that they do have to accept that our priorities are different.
I’ve learned that a lot of people don’t like to be so open-minded…