Doubt pulls me into a chasm of dread. Spiraling in darkness. Out of control.
Hope glimmers briefly—but the bonds of anxiety choke it.
Let go. Breathe deep.
Resilience sparks… grows. I grasp a flicker, encourage and feed it.
The glow swells… black shadows recede.
I’ve got this.
Tawnia is an elementary teacher in Ontario who started writing a few years ago. You can find her on Twitter @TawniaCourage.