The sun gracefully rises its drowsy head over the horizon, casting beautiful shimmering rays of orange light. The birds begin chirping and singing their lovely little tunes as I slowly blink to my awakening. I sit up and stretch, big smile across my face.
"Ahh, what a lovely morning!" I say, looking out the window at the blue skies, ready to seize the day...
BEEEP BEEEEP BEEEEP BEEEEEP BEEEEP BEEEEEEEEEEEEEP
Shit. That was all a dream...wake up to reality... I groan and pound the snooze button on my alarm clock, but I can't fall back to sleep because of the sound of garbage trucks and honking outside my window.
Yeah, mornings can be tough. I used to hate mornings. And while I still dislike waking up early, here's how I've grown into what you might call "a morning person."
Ethan Small has been posting to Friendly Warrior since 2013 with his experiences and wisdom to inspire others to improve their quality of life.
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