Carolyn Hax: How to cope when you can’t do the things that usually make you happy

You didn’t just get these things at birth, or at graduation. You didn’t just go from zero to dancing. You felt a need for activities, thought about them, chose them, put effort into them, paid attention to how you felt when you participated in them, got better at them. You rearranged your schedule to make them a priority.

Source: WP