lasting for a very short time.
“fashions are ephemeral”
synonyms: transitory, transient, fleeting, passing, short-lived, momentary, brief, short
Upon waking I have one word enter mind, ephemeral. Curious, I look it up, and the meaning is clear, or at least, I think maybe it is.
This life is short. All of the things we experience during this life are fleeting, including calamity. There are others who would like us to get caught up in the fear and distress, for that is what they feed on.
The reality is much larger than we’ve believed. Once we realize this, it is easier to move forward, reaching for that which will follow.