Category: progress

room at the bottom

There isn’t room for you at the top. Not only because those at the top are fearful and therefore defensive (with the means to defend themselves), but also because there really isn’t that much room up there. No space, no

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disappointment

“If it wasn’t for disappointment, I wouldn’t have any appointments” Snowball in hell, They Might Be Giants Without discounting the value of hope, I suggest that disappointment springs from expectation. Our expectations set a prediction, and while it is wise

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base

When I want something, I ask myself ‘why’. I seek the most honest, basic answer. Once I’ve reached the base of my desire I can batter make a decsion, and act. Sometimes, I want something for superficial reasons (shoes to

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‘you should’

When talking to yourself, it’s easy to go down the ‘should’ route. “I should call my brother.” “I should tidy the room.” “I should go for a run.” You probably realise how negative this is, how it takes the joy

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nadir

Every wave has a peak and trough; they go-with each other, for in truth they are not separate. The cycle of life brings that which is up, down, and that which is down, up. If you are flowing, you will

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