Fickle Fasting or Fruitful Fasting?

How is your loyalty to, interest in, or affection for fasting  coming along? When I was a kid in grade school, I gave up desserts during Lent because… well because you’re supposed to give something up for Lent, right?  As I grew and my understanding didn’t, my Lenten penance was definitely fickle—not much loyalty, interest…