Recently I found this article that my mom clipped out of The Denver Post. Unfortunately, she clipped off the title, author and date, but I think it is circa 1992. It is a dandy and I am thankful to have it. The advice resonates with me
When life deals you a lemon, you absolutely must make lemonade. This is about believing in yourself and the value of your life, rising to the occasion, and not letting adversity beat you mentally and emotionally.
Nature does not seem to allow us to stay in one place too long. We are permitted to stay just long enough to evolve to our next personal stage of evolution, where we can more fully develop ourselves. May the force be with you.