Motivation wall — Put post-its on a wall in your room and share motivation with your roommate or write fun stuff for guests to read when they visit. Have a stack of post-its handy for people to write their own.
And all I need to do is just breathe. Just breathe a prayer of thankfulness, for all You do. Just breathe a prayer of worship, an offering unto You. Just breathe a prayer, surrendering, "Thy will be done" anew. Then all I need to do is just breathe.
My dad, Blair, died 3 years ago. I wish everyday that he had the chance to grow older. Many people dread about growing wrinkles, and he embraced them as it meant another day to play with his grandbabies. He was sadly denied of growing older.