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Progressive Focus

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I was just prescribed progressive lenses for my glasses. If I keep my head straight and look forward, I can see. If I look up, down, or to the sides, everything is a blur. I am reminded that before my Higher Power blessed me with the gift of the Twelve Steps, I spent most of my life in a blur. I was in a food blur, a procrastination blur, a resentment blur, a perfection blur, a control blur, a clutter blur, an isolation blur, a depression and anxiety blur. I was a whirling dervish of dizziness. Today, life is different.

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