Thank you all who reached out over the past few days after I shared the news about my mom. My heart feels so full. So many people—childhood friends, family from Japan, study abroad friends from England, former and current coworkers from all over the globe—reached out to say that they could be my outer ring of comfort (sorry, Maddie, your spots filled now), that I could vent to them anytime, that I could stay at their place if I just needed to get away for a weekend.
When you're just typing behind a computer in your bedroom, sometimes you forget how many people care about you and will show up when you raise a hand—or chirp a Tweet, or... okay, I'm trying too hard.
Anyways, since I've been a Negative Nancy in a lot of my posts (like titling my posts "Burnout" and "How to Make Working Remotely Not Suck As Much"—yikes, Alison, cool it on the theatrics), I thought I'd share some positive news:
Okay, that's all I can think of for now, but anyways, thanks again, and thank you for reading!