Lest you think I’m heartless

For posting Canadian humour or things relating to Sri Lanka and the rest of Asia’s distaster . . . It’s tiring. It’s exhausting. It takes a toll.

No, I didn’t lose anyone. Yes, Fahim and I are completely safe. Yes, we’re incredibly blessed. We are fortunate. Everyone I know is okay. But it’s tiring. Being immersed in nothing but death, destruction, and more death and destruction.

So while I post things not related to the earthquake, tsunami, death, and destruction, please understand that I do this for my own sanity.

I cry during the news. I cry reading stuff on the internet. I cry at church talking about it. It bothers me. And I need to get some space from it. Just a little bit.

Fahim’s been great. He gives me loads of hugs and generally understands me while I act a little bit crazy.

Author: LMAshton
Howdy! I'm a beginner artist, hobbyist photographer, kitchen witch, wanderer by nature, and hermit introvert. This is my blog feed. You can find my fediverse posts at https://a.farook.org/Laurie.

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