Whether there is such a thing "law of attraction" or not, there is a phenomenon that I have observed.
If you want something, it tends to get away from you.
Whether it is love, having a community, being well thought of, or money... the wanting it renders you tense, reactive, and closed off. Act in predictable ways, the ways we have revealed for some of you in the Upsets workshop. (Started as Feelings webinars)
Wanting is a mind thing. Maybe a desire trap, maybe not, but definitely not from the Tree of Life, where it is obvious that if you want something, then you go for it, and do the things that get it for you. Not what you always do...
I popped out of bed this morning. I got a glimpse of something. I don't know what I saw, because it went by so fast, but it was enough to shoot me out of bed.
Urgency. I am driving my life... and sleeping is almost like I am snoozing in the back of the bus.
This whole idea that you are in the driving seat of your life should hit you as a surprise. Why? Because if and when I observe your behavior, your attitude, it doesn't look to me that you know it.
This is a long article. Be willing to read it, be willing to be lead to the conclusion. If you jump, you'll miss the point.
Your hands are not on the steering wheel... you are not pressing the gas pedal, you are in passenger mode, exploring the onboard entertainment, and complain, occasionally about the onboard food, the onboard beverages... unaware that you actually allow the automatic pilot to go wherever it is going... Continue reading "The politically incorrect path to happiness"
After your anchor-to-doom attachment is pulled... A whole new set of choices show up... Will you choose differently? All future depends on that.
As you know I use my own life as a kind of laboratory to test if there are really changes when I say there will be changes, and if indeed the new choices will give you a new life.
I am at a point of choice, so let us see the whole process, and see what we see. OK?
For background, enough to suffice, I hope, that just having a website, one website, and even lots of unique articles won't get you far in today's economy. You need to have and you need to do a lot more to make a living.
About six-seven weeks ago I set up such a supportive system on a well recommended web hosting site, and it took a lot of work. Then the web hosting site decided to do some internal work, and it hasn't gone well. My supportive system (100 websites) is entirely offline. I am paying 99 dollars rent. And they don't seem to care about me.
Unexpectedly, I am finding myself doing health coaching on the Reclaim program.
Although that wasn't my original intention, it turns out that if someone chooses to get well, get enough energy to live life well, to relate well, to find and live a purposeful life, then health coaching is their path, and my job is to accommodate it.