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note to self: go outside

"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." —  Henry David Thoreau credit My phone died recently. Not like died because of its charge — permanently died. I'm not the only one whom this has happened to, I'm sure, and this isn't a complaint. Rather, it's an observation on how different the landscape of my life has been without it. I've been reading more, watching more TV, doing less doomscrolling. I found that I've missed my phone a lot less and simultaneously a lot more than I expected. And I've been noticing a difference in my mental state. My mental health is, apparently, linked in part to the device I hold in my hand 99% of the time. Who knew? However, it's still been challenging lately, for more reasons than just my phone, and my sister invited me to go outside with her. Th

Excuse me while I burst into song...

I woke up with this song in my head this morning, and no matter how many times I hear it, I still love it. FM Static is one of my favorite bands, and this is one of my favorite songs. Ever.

We've fallen apart
Somewhere back at the start
When we thought we could fix each other
{by ourselves}
Let's get back to the part
When things weren't like they are
And we were laughing on the last train home...
{the last train home}

P.S. - I've been feeling the effects of spring allergies. Translation? Ugh. ;) Please pray that I feel better soon, if you think of it! :)


  1. I've had that song in my head all week long!

    Will be praying you feel better!

    ~ Chy

  2. love that song!! Ugh, I know how you are feeling :( Allergies have gotten me and family. Praying you feel better lovely!!


  3. I love that song as well!

    Get better soon- allergies are nasty. Claratin rules, though! :)

    ~ Julia

  4. Ugh, same here with the allergies. They totally stink, I'll pray :)

  5. I am really excited about their new CD. My favorite song is "Black Tattoo". :]

  6. FM Static is pretty good! I found them back in the day! I think I was in High School! Love.


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