“Believe me, all of you, the best way to help the places we live in is to be glad we live there.”
'being where your feet are' is a theme that runs through my life. i sometimes succeed at living in the present. recently a trusted friend told me that i wasn't doing so well at it; i was overthinking, overworking and overstretching. sound familiar?
at times, when we discuss these types of 'woo' subjects, we do a mental eye roll. surely, life doesn't have to be so complicated! just get on with it! stop over-analysing and just do the work.
there is merit to that approach, and if its working for you that's wonderful. however, for me and for many running small creative businesses, its imperative to review the feelings that lurk in the pit of our stomachs and find ways to sooth them, to learn from them or to act on them. i am at the centre of my little shop so i need to know where i am heading with it and why. and that, dear readers, gives me a headache. Read More