Today, practice releasing guilt. Who would you be if you didn't feel guilty? Feel the lightness, freedom, joy. Let go of the fear that without guilt, you will be hurt others. Know that feeling guilty for having joy when others do not, does not improve their lives or make you more virtuous.
Tarn Wilson is the author of the memoir The Slow Farm and numerous essays. You may read more of her work at tarnwilson.com.