How to Turn Rainy Day Blues Into Positive Actions (Oh, Let It Rain!) by Nancy Dafoe

2 years ago

How to Turn Rainy Day Blues Into Positive Actions (Oh, Let It Rain!)

It has been raining on and off for nearly a month. Yes, it is early June in upstate New York, but even here, that is too much gray sky. I’m a writer, and I don’t feel like writing. On a rainy day, I also don’t feel guilty staying inside and sorting my library or office, playing my music loudly, dancing a little between cleaning projects. Here’s my rainy day list:

  • Sort and toss clothes in closet.
  • Get rid of clutter on kitchen counters.
  • Organize files, both personal and business.
  • Teach my dog a new trick. He’s getting older, but he still loves this.
  • I’m in the mood again, so write a poem.

Reward: curling up in a favorite chair with a soft blanket, my pup at my feet, a great new read from the library in my hands and a cup of Earl Grey tea at my side. Keep raining, please.

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community, and follow us on Facebook to get inspiration in your newsfeed daily. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.

Embrace the Rainy Days: How to Catch Raindrops & Find Joy Every Day

25 Home Products & Gadgets You Didn't Know You Needed, But Won't Be Able to Live Without

Less Moping, More Hoping: A Poem About How to Hope in These Uncertain Times

Ann Marie Patitucci
What a great way to view a rainy day, Nancy Dafoe! Thanks for the inspiration!
Elisa Schmitz
This is so cozy and lovely, Nancy Dafoe , and I love the photo of you! :-)
Nancy Dafoe
Thank you, Elisa. How do you manage your time?
Elisa Schmitz
I would say by the skin of my teeth, LOL! Nancy Dafoe , the reality is, if it's not in my calendar, it doesn't get done. So I keep a vigilant eye on my calendar. When I find downtime, I try to fit in yoga and walks. They both inspire me! Thank you for sparking this great discussion!

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Finding Your Community: Here's Why It Rocks to Be a Part of the 30Seconds Tribe!

​30Seconds Custom Programs: Create Customized Content for Your Business

The Tribe Effect: What It Means to Be a 30Seconds Contributor!