“Two things you can do when destruction is all around you: Love and Create.” ❤️‍🩹 ~Desiree Adaway

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“Two things you can do when destruction is all around you: Love and Create.” ❤️‍🩹 ~Desiree Adaway
By Jessica L. Williams • Issue #282 • View online
This week has been so heavy. I hope you can give yourself time and space to take care of yourself. Hug your loved ones. Do things that bring joy.
I know that often, creating and building can be a welcome distraction from the heaviness of the world. So please use this space as you need to.
Or put it on pause until you can come back to it. Either way, I hope you can honor your capacity. Sending love and grace. 💖
On to the picks!

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  • 📺. Watching: The Staircase. A woman is found dead at the bottom of the stairs. The husband said she fell. The police think he killed her. And I still can’t honestly tell you which is correct. I watched the Netflix documentary version first, and now I’m on the HBO Max drama (with Colin Firth and Toni Collette). Are you watching?
 
  • 📚. Tool: SaneBox. You might love this tool if you find it hard to manage your email. I’ve been using it for over a year, and it helps me focus more on my inbox and schedule times to check out newsletters and stuff that is not as urgent. So give it a try and see how you like it, and you can get $5 off here.
#reads
Clarissa Explains It All
In case no one told you, you are doing a great job.

We are all just trying to do our best with the resources and situations presented to us each day, and that is more than enough. 🤎
5 Tools Creators Can Use To Show Up Even On The Hard Days
50 Positive Things To Do During Mercury Retrograde
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"If there is grief, let there be grief.
 If there is joy, let there be joy."
"If there is grief, let there be grief.
 If there is joy, let there be joy."
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