Coping With The Times

 Help, I am so scared like I am about to fall off a tall ladder when my health faces challenges in the work place. Its ironic that I could make myself more ill trying to stay well. I could try so hard that I would do myself an injury. I have my limitations. God save me.

I have to push on my boundaries without inflicting damage on myself. I do not want to make myself worse off. However I am prepared to try to overcome, periodically the heavier challenges which keep me captive, to expand my life and cope with reality more soundly, in order to provide as competently as I can.

To keep improving my performance hurdle after hurdle while finding ways to cope without buckling to the pressures of reality.

It takes a lot of courage and will power to adapt to the new times the ever changing economy around me is preparing for.

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