A Time of Transition

I've always thought of August as a month of transition, from summer to fall, vacation to back to school, lush greenery to autumn red and yellow. I am feeling the turning. My remaining summer days don't feel as carefree because autumn is coming. All this anticipation of what's to come has created a barrier to my being able to enjoy the moment. How does this translate to how we transition in our lives from career to retirement, marriage to divorce, youth to old age...the changes [...]