Sent over from Mr Campy

This one’s going on the fridge. 

  1. There are no bombs raining on our heads. 
  2. I am not a prisoner held in jail or solitary confinement, as millions are. 
  3. I am not a refugee trying to escape with my life. 
  4. I am not standing in line waiting to fill a pot of water. 
  5. I have access to fresh food and I’m not starving. 
  6. I have hot running water. 
  7. My country has not been ruined by years of war. 
  8. I can reach my friends by phone and check in on them. 
  9. My friends check in on me because they care about me. 
  10. Any whiplash I feel about this strange turn of events is itself a sign of privilege. 
  11. More than half of the world would gladly trade their everyday problems for the modest inconveniences I am experiencing. 
  12. I may have anxious dreams but I’m dreaming them on a proper bed and I’m not sleeping on the sidewalk. 
  13. By staying at home, I’m helping the planet rest. 
  14. As long as I have my mind I can create, imagine, dream and not be lonely. 
  15. This global crisis connects me to people around the world and reminds me of our common humanity. This is a good thing. 
  16. When something tragic happens to another country next time, I will respond to it not with superiority, but humility and recognition. 
  17. I will fight for positive changes and economically just policies in my own country. 
  18. I am surrounded by books. 
  19. I am surrounded by love. 
  20. The trees have already begun to bloom.  

Everyone Stay safe / Stay healthy  

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