Hannah graduated from college a week ago, and I’m just now catching up with life-as-usual. (Among other things, I’m trying to get back into the swing of writing a blog post every day).
What a whirlwind of activities and emotions!
I’m the sort of person who processes thoughts and experiences slowly, so that I actually appreciate events more fully after they are over. During a Big Happening, I try and take lots of photos and absorb as much of what’s going on as I can. Then, I sort through it emotionally later on.
A few mornings ago, over my first cup of coffee, I felt good, calm feelings beginning to surface, and so I quickly jotted them down before I could squelch or analyze them. What do I feel now that both of my kids are finished with college?: