It is easy to be intentional, when you know where you're going.  However, when you lose your destination, or even just general direction, then a viable "what next" becomes difficult.

I believe all people, even the most focused lose their way occasionally.

In mountaineering, if you become lost, you return to the last place that you were oriented in.

I have had a terrible cold and in addition, some transitions; these have contributed to my silence.  Rather than just speak for words' sake, I have been waiting until I had an idea of even what might be spoken.

Here it is:

We all get lost.  And when you are lost – when I am lost – the safest thing to do is hold steady until the direction becomes clear once more.