The Bible has lots to say about beginnings and endings–not so much about middles.
If I brushed my daughter’s hair every day, it wouldn’t hurt so much to brush; if I spent time with God every day, it wouldn’t hurt so much to live.
It’s tough to feel anything but dried up these days. Poetry helps. So does reading the Word. (One more than the other.)
I don’t usually make New Year’s resolutions, but when I do, it’s about progress, not perfection.