A Visit From My Praying Mantis

message from my praying mantisRecently I had a very busy week, like flat out, non stop, no sitting down kind of week. No free time to just stop and be still. It sucked.

Running on empty never does anyone any good. Eventually it culminated in all the rushing and hectic pace actually coming to a momentary end one afternoon. So I had free time. Wow. A new concept right. And I have to say I was at a loss as to what to do next, or rather where to start.

It was as though the momentum of being so busy was still humming away inside me, not letting me just sit down with a cup of tea and enjoy the fact I had a few hours to myself to do NOTHING. A luxury most of the time. (more…)