Time passes so quickly and without the gift of self-awareness, time can slip away and be given to things that are not worthy of you. By creating small windows of quiet reflection, you can begin to see your life more clearly and make better, more authentic choices that align with who you really are and what you really want. It’s often at this time of the year that we start to ask ourselves; where has the year gone? Another one down … Did you spend your time mindfully and happily? I hope so. I like to think I did. I...
If we could all choose from the heart, make decisions based on courage rather than fear and choose joy over duty, I wonder how the world would look?
So why is then, I wonder, that so many people choose every day to turn up to jobs that merely, or sometimes not even, tick the boxes, pay the bills, fill in time. How do they allow life to turn into a dreary drudge of existing with their days spent doing things that don’t fulfill their lives more than making money? When you think about it, it’s truly crazy. But I understand how it happens.
- We choose from fear instead of faith.
- We choose from duty instead of joy.
- We choose from doubt – based on what we know now, rather than what we believe we can achieve.
Do you know what you want? What you really want? Yes? Maybe? Sometimes? No idea? Not sure? When was the last time you asked yourself that? And if you did, what do you answer?
I know when I asked it for a long time, it’s been different every time. And sometimes I just didn’t have a clue! And then as soon as I thought I knew, and it changed!
Well, I do now. I’ve been thinking about it for quite a while now and I ask myself it frequently. I keep tuning in with the question and the answer to check that I’m on the right track. Because what I want and what I’m doing right now – are one and the same.