Christine and I had a bit of what seems now to be a funny experience this morning, though it didn’t seem that way in the midst of it. Christine has a part time job working for the church as their music coordinator. She gets paid a base amount, plus extra for things like funerals and […]
I got a question earlier which I thought was a great one, because it reveals a certain assumption of law of attraction practitioners which I feel is counterproductive or even dangerous.
The question was, “How can I ignore current reality and focus on what I want?”
I know how this question comes about. They read an article or watch a video from someone else who says that if we could only ignore current reality and focus on what we really want to the exclusion of all else, then all their problems would be solved and life would be perfect.
And so they try it. And it doesn't work, because their mind keeps reminding them of what is, and how much they want, and don't have, their goal yet.
And so I get this question: “How can I ignore current reality?”
And the answer is, you don't. I'll tell you why in this post.
Have you been trying to figure out how you are going to get your goal? Have you been trying to take unnecessary action to try to make it happen? It’s a really bad habit that I fall into on occasion, since I’ve always trusted my mind to figure things out. But it’s a mistake. Your […]
I know often with the law of attraction we want to see fast results. And I’m all about results, as I often say. But the thing is, sometimes it can take time. The law of attraction, despite popular belief, is not about simply focusing on what you want and getting it. It’s actually a deconstruction […]
What does it mean to live in the center? At your core is a place of absolute peace and freedom, unable to be disturbed by anything going on out there in the world, or in your own mind. It may be hard to see at first, but beneath the myriad thoughts and emotions that arise […]