Monday, February 22, 2010

Fog



Are you living your life in a fog? Do you stumble from one day to another? Do you live only for the next big thing, the vacation or the weekend or whatever gets you excited?

Many of us are just content with coasting through our lives. Never really doing anything to upset the apple cart. We live each day only as a means to the end & we're content with the fact that there's no real problems. We're happy to think that life is about living only special moments & we live for them no matter how infrequently they come around. We are for all practical purposes just comfortable with our life.

Does this sound familiar? I use to be like this. I use to think that as long as things were ok everything was good. But I've learned that that's not the way to live your life. Life is about enjoying each moment of everyday. Not about coasting until then next big thing. Life is about learning & growing, discovering our true purpose & understanding that the only way to live a more joyful life is by letting go of the past, instead of being trapped in it.

Sometimes the work is hard & it's painful to grow & move beyond the old ways. But ignoring the issues only holds you back from the true joy you can experience with an open heart, living each moment to the fullest.

I've learned that if you ignore the issues in your life they will continue to come up over & over again. I believe the reason for this is because until we learn what we have to learn, in our life, we can't rediscover our true connection with our soul & thus God/universe.

It is only with an open heart that we can discover the love we have inside. Stop coasting through life & begin living it in each moment.

Till tomorrow,

Bill

Quote of the day:"Move through the fog of your life, live in each moment & discover the joy life has to offer."






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4 comments:

Janie said...

enjoyed reading this post so much! very helpful. janie

Timberwolf123 said...

Thanks Janie I'm glad it was helpful.

Hugs,

Bill

JACQUI said...

There is magic in every moment if you look with eyes to see. You are so right. And being present in the moment, although a different way of approaching life, opens our eyes to the wonders around us that we sometimes miss.

Anahid said...

I really need to live in the moment more. I don't dwell on past things, but I tend to live in the future I guess you could say. I'm always looking forward to things to come & things that I want to happen & I ignore the very moment I am in. Very helpful, thanks Bill!