it's no coincidence that my nickname is
i really do love to bounce.
i had hurt my foot and taken a week off
(exercising on a little trampoline)
well, today i was back at it,
and as soon as i started i realized that
this has now become as important to me
as my walking has become.
i could feel sanity return as soon as i
started. i was scattered this morning and
didn't have any bouncing music picked out
so i grabbed anything i could find.
i ended up bouncin' to this one song that
i love....'up around the bend.'
i bounced with the biggest smile on my face.
'there's a place up ahead that i'm goin',
just as fast as my feet can fly.
come away, come away if you're goin,
leave a sinking ship behind....'
and on and on it goes.
i figured out i'm ready to plow in.
it took me forever to know i was in a
then i needed time to name the muddle
and see the muddle.
then i've been fighting the muddle
i told my bud yesterday that i was just
beginning to see the muddle as a really
good thing and was almost ready to
willingly go....but not quite yet.
this morning as i bounced, i knew i was
ready. ready to go up around the bend....
i know i have places to go.
and i know that gettin' around that bend
is gonna be one heck of a journey.
but i'm ready to go.
just as fast as my feet can fly....
and it felt really good to know that this