Stories of the Heart
Renewal, Rebirth, and
Renewal, Rebirth, and Warmer Weather
It’s that time of year again, the time of renewal, rebirth, warmer weather. Spring. Flowers bloom, trees bud, birds build their nests and, of course, the always dreaded-spring cleaning.
For me it’s not just deep cleaning every square inch of my house, it’s also about organization and getting rid of chaos. Every March our community does its annual Spring Yard Sale, which helps put a deadline on this annual tradition—I mean—chore.
What does that mean to me?
It’s going through every nook and cranny in my house and garage and looking at all my possessions to determine if it still has relevance in my life. If it does, it goes back on the shelf or in the closet. If it doesn’t, it goes in the box labeled yard sale.
I don’t know about you, but I have a love-hate relationship with this time of year. It’s a time when decisions are made. Do I keep it? Or do I sell it or donate it if no one is interested in my used-once big name celebrity indoor grill. All I know is the item in question occupies valuable space in my home better suited for things I do use once I can easily find them….
About Kim Watters
Novelist Kim Watters has written 7 books and numerous short stories and blog articles. Based in sunny Scottsdale, Arizona, Kim lives with her two children and three crazy rambunctious cats.
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All Rights Reserved