I loath mornings, so I should probably be more frustrated about my workday morning ritual. I wake up pre-sun, pitch black early on working days to allow time for my Morning Pages (thank you, Julia Cameron for my daily sanity check) and to get to work on time. On the way to work, I typically get stuck in traffic for an hour or more surrounded by miserable, finger-flipping, road-raging unhappiness. However, I’ve turned this stressful part of my day into a ritual that I now love. Each morning, I roll down the window in my car (an hour of fresh air, not looking at a computer – bliss), turn on some amazing music (this morning it was Brandon Flower’s new single, Can’t Deny My Love – Can’t deny some serious car singing to this one), and watch the sun rise.
Here are a few of my favorite sunrises that I caught with my iPhone in the last few weeks: