Some Thoughts on Laundry
I know I’ve mentioned it before, and certainly during the postpartum period when N was born, but I struggle with anxiety. I feel like this is important to put out there because there are so many of us that face this, sit with it, try to make space for it. I’ve been working for a long time to learn to make space for the anxiety and just let it be what it is, a feeling, a temporary state. Not a thing that defines who I am or a character flaw, just a passing state of being.
Some days it is easier to be with the anxiety than others. Other days all I really need is to fold the laundry. I know what you may be thinking, and no I haven’t reached some holy level of domesticity. The thing is though, that the laundry is just the laundry. When I’m in a state that…
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