Some Days, You Gotta’ Fly

Rave: Some days, you gotta fly.

Or dance. Or garden. Or drink wine. Whatever makes you happy.

Yesterday was one of those days. There were a million things I should be doing — laundry,  homework for a workshop next weekend, and posting on this blog to name just three — but it was a beautiful day, perfect for flying.

So that’s what we did.

My husband and I flew down to Moraine Air Park (I73), near Dayton, for a fly-in breakfast. Hence, yesterday’s picture.

You know what? I didn’t feel the least bit guilty.

Sometimes you just need to seize the moment.

Of course, if I was  under a deadline or had something that I knew shouldn’t be put off, I wouldn’t have gone. But, much of the pressure to get things done is self-imposed, and I don’t think it hurts to remind ourselves of that.

As the Dixie Chicks  say, “Some days you gotta dance!”

We’d all be a lot happier if we could remember that, don’t you think?

Addendum: Right after I posted this, WordPress came up with a quote for me about writing as it always does. Today’s was serendipitously apt: My ideas usually come not at my desk writing but in the midst of living. — Anais Nin 

About kymlucas

"Taking care not to take love too seriously." Writer of smart, fresh, contemporary romance and women's fiction. Blogging about writing, reading, and more recently, dealing with the ins and outs of breast cancer.
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