Forgive Yourself the Whining

Kris Downey
2 min readJan 6, 2020

Take a deep breath and read your past journals

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I ended 2019 with an activity I’ve long procrastinated over. The fun part of the activity involved parking myself in a comfy chair with my feet up and a cup of coffee. The not so fun part involved reading two-and-a-half years worth of my journals.

For me that equates to 6 journals all written in my less than neat cursive (yes, I still write…

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Kris Downey

I’m a woman who pays attention and enjoys sharing the absurd things I notice. My humor essay collection and less-humorous memoir are in the works..