blah [blah] -noun
1. the blahs, a feeling of physical uneasiness, general discomfort, or mild depression: After the long weekend many workers had the Monday-morning blahs.
Looking out the window at an overcast sky…showers in the forecast for today, rain to wintry mix tonight. D left for work a while ago; the kids are still sleeping, off school because of the holiday. And I feel like a grey, blah funk. I’m not depressed or even down, not upset about anything in particular. Zero motivation even though I have things to do today, and not all of them are chores or housework. Not being able to pinpoint the cause is frustrating in itself.
Totally unrelated since it just crossed my mind but a year ago today was the accident. C and N were walking to the store to buy candy and were hit by a car while crossing a main street. In addition to cuts, scrapes, and bruises C ended up with a concussion and an overnight hospital stay for observation because of her heart; N’s ankle was broken. Odd the things that come to mind when in an odd mood…