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David Foster Wallace

Outside the Jewelry Box – Inspiration for the Days when Life doesn’t Sparkle

For many of us, happiness comes with tradeoffs. Loving your kids, your spouse, your in-laws and the guy who delivers your paper in the bushes every week can be hard. On some days they’re barely noticeable and on others they’re day-ruining acts of evil and we have to remind ourselves that while it rains and makes the roads slick it also makes the trees and the flowers and the earth grow. Living a fulfilling life and finding daily inspiration can be hard to find until we realize that we may just need a change in perspective.