For a year many of us have been feeling like we are tumbling in a washing machine. For some of us, much longer. These are normal feelings given the disruption to our lives created by the pandemic. Our event horizon is no longer stable horizontal in front of us. It is now up, then down, and everywhere in between, constantly changing. No wonder we are confused, fearful, anxious, and sad. The little control over our lives we had previously is gone. Uncertainty has become the new normal. In some ways this is healthy as it shakes us out of our comfort zone, and forces us to think outside the box. The opportunity is in front of us to gain new perspectives on what makes us tick, and help us grow.
Uncertainty is affecting us all. It makes us uncomfortable not knowing what to expect. Yet nothing is for sure (except death and taxes according to Benjamin Franklin). Everything changes. Getting used to change, forces us […]
More shifting sands of uncertainty under our feet. By now we are getting a little used to uncertainty and impermanence. This is healthy. When things seem certain and permanent, this goes against the grain of […]
The pandemic is getting harder and harder for many people around the world. Many countries are seeing second, third, and fourth wave surges in new cases. Even in America, 42 states are seeing rising numbers […]