It's cold in my part of the world today. The autumn leaves, vivid and gorgeous, are all over--on the trees, falling, and on the ground. This year, I feel more attuned to nature's teachings than ever, and I keep watching the trees and reflecting on myself.
The trees are letting go of leaves so beautifully, releasing into their winter stage. The leaves weren't a problem, they were wonderful, but their time is done.
And I'm watching and asking, what am I ready to release? Old stories? The image of who I should be? Habits and patterns? Ideas about my kids? I am feeling the pull to turn inward and enjoy the dark and the cold and the quiet of late fall and winter.
How about you, what are you ready to release? Where does your energy want to go?
1/31/2018 11:46:57 pm
I believe that it's really important for all of us to grow. We should not remain as the person who we are in the past. Though it's kind of risky to do that, we should be brave enough to face new challenges in life. don't be afraid to go out of your comfort zone! That's actually part of life and growing up should not be feared, even a bit! At the same time, let go of the things that keep you from doing things you love. Perhaps, it's about time for you to follow what you really want. You're never too old to dream!
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