Odds are high we lie to ourselves
A really important thought: let’s not think of coming alive as an option.
When we lie to ourselves, we are no better than someone who makes world headlines.
We lie to ourselves when we say “Someday I’m gonna start living my life differently, better. Someday.”
Someday rarely comes.
For a quick health snack,
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try to have as much fun making and keeping promises as you can
A dad promised his son he (the dad) wouldn’t become a digital neanderthal
There is often very little room in our lives to simply do this:
Live fully present, consciously aware of everything, and yet relaxed, in enjoyment, in spite of the chaos of daily life.
Living in the moment requires focus and emotion. We been trained to focus on the work before us. But it’s the emotional part that gets left behind in our daily race to do everything for everybody.
the only reason I saw these birds (and enjoyed the brief moment of white on blue…
… is because I was looking at different angles to take this photo
How determined are we and is it worth it? To live each day fully present is challenging. Writing and thinking about writing, coupled with constant photo taking, has led to being in the moment and appreciating beauty and interconnectedness in unimaginable ways.