Salve for the Soul

It's been a rocky week, so today I took the long way to the coffee shop, breathing in the crisp autumn air, observing the beauty of the fallen leaves, and feeling immense gratitude as the radiant sun hit my skin. No matter how tough things get, the world offers the simple things to salve the soul. So when you're feeling stressed - even if you don't feel you have the time or even deserve it - step away from the worrisome and find a place that holds a quiet magic. You may just find a little bit of life's wonder...