What do you do when you can’t do anything? You do nothing. Behind the humor, there is meaning. When we are stuck and cannot move forward, pushing only makes things worse. A square peg just doesn’t fit in a round hole. Surrender. Relax. BE. You don’t have to DO anything. Pause. Take a few slow deep breaths and relax. Allow your creativity and inspiration to resurface and gain strength. When they do, the way forward will be clear. Trust your instincts. Check them, yet maintain trust in your instincts and feelings. Lead from the heart. Check it with reasoning, but please do not discount your feelings and instinct. These are valuable sources of life direction, be it little stuff or big stuff.
Fear from the unknown and the uncertainty
Fear from the unknown and the uncertainty filling our lives, brings anxiety. We become “antsy,” and lose our rhythm. We easily fall out of balance. Good sleep is out of reach. We don’t know what […]
May I firmly face and avert them
Verse 3 from the ‘8 Verses of Mind Training’ by Langri Thangpa reads, “In all activities may I examine my mind; As soon as conflicting emotions arise Endangering myself and others, May I firmly face […]
Pay attention to your thoughts and feelings
Pay attention to your thoughts and feelings. When you notice negative thoughts or feelings, remember the person having those thoughts or feelings doesn’t exist. It is a hallucination, projected by the mind. To go deeper […]