Reverb 2013 - Day 3

My low point.

I think my lowest point this year was when both Baby and I were sobbing simultaneously. I had been struggling and struggling, trying to get things right, then just trying to get things.

I'd already been roughing it quite a bit and hadn't yet fully come to terms with the many transitions in my life over the past year or so. I didn't feel that I had anyone to really turn to. I was self-isolated from everyone and everything. I was constantly worried about one thing or another, while trying to care for baby. As a mom - a new mom, I didn't yet even know me as a mother, let alone what to do.

BUT

I rose from that low place by continuing to try.

I gave myself the gift of grace.

I went back to the place I knew before I became a mother, the place of stillness.

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