Overwhelmed? Play Hooky. From Life!

The mess on your desk The numerous projects you’re multi-tasking The health issues of family members Your own health issues Your lawn with the overgrown weeds The bedroom which should now be referred to as the laundry basket There’s a sink under those dishes somewhere The calls and emails that need to be returned The customer who thinks she is your only customer The person you’re collaborating with who is not on the same schedule The volunteer committee waiting for your answer or your deliverables The sales pitch you’re preparing The breath on your neck from the boss who is micromanaging you The events you’re hosting soon The back to school list that needs your attention And anything else I’ve left off   Does this list sound or look familiar? Here’s my answer to that feeling of overwhelm. Play Hooky! From Life!   Go the park. Go to the mountains. Go to …