Coping With a Temporary Normal

I think laughing has been one of the most frequently used coping mechanisms in my life.

I’m always thinking about how things are funny whenever they’re not. I catch myself laughing about how ridiculous the recent events in my life have been. I’ll laugh while I’m in pain. I’ll laugh while I’m feeling numb. Okay, maybe it’s not a complete laugh. Sometimes it’s a weird chuckle or maybe it sounds like some bizarre…