"You take away the pain, and I thank you for that. If I ever get the chance, man, I'm paying you back. Imma be waiting for that." https://youtu.be/zYJUZ4Tz-eI
A song with a different perspective for your soul in the middle of the war of your life; whatever that war may be.
It's all I've been hearing lately. From friends and family to colleagues, and ya best belief my therapist; they all resonate the same message — don't play with peace of mind. Peace of mind is a weird thing. For me, it's weird for a lot of reasons.
You all know what I'm talking about. For whatever reason, there's that one song in your daily arsenal that, for lack of a better phrase, kicks your ass.
Sometimes you just need to write; write with no intent, no direction, no meaning. You write to write. To remind yourself you love writing. This is a post while in the midst of that feeling.
Check out the link at the top; but I also highly advise reading the write-up below it as a pre-read read.
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