Who can guess that precise moment when the world is going to change. -- Stuart Avery Gode, Ping: A frog in search of a new pond
...a simple yoga tool to help you consciously choose to experience a more peaceful life.
As we start the cycle once again, we begin moving through the winter. It is cold and/or rainy for a reason. It is to get us focused inside, away from the distractions out there, which continually bid for attention. As we go inside our homes, they too, are filled with distractions: the tv, the radio, things to read, and people who would like to talk. And, if we go even further inside––inside ourselves––even here we are confronted with distractions: all of the unfinished business of living is right there in our faces, reminding us of all that “needs” yet, to be dealt with.
Have you ever tried to maintain your balance, while walking on a narrow cement curb? That feeling of being pulled to the right and then to the left is kind of like Life.
...Shakespeare has such a way with words. They stir up powerful visuals, which never become shopworn from over use.