Why do you keep running from the thing you want?

Such a beautiful, thought provoking post that I felt I had to share it with you today. Perhaps Nicole’s meaningful words were meant for you today as well? For it surely touched my heart today! Did it do the same for you? Thank you Nicole! Shine On! xo

Cauldrons and Cupcakes

“If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.”  

~ Henry David Thoreau

 

 

It’s a simple enough question. And today I’m asking you. Why? Why do you keep running in the opposite direction to the thing you want?

If I could I would sit you down here, under the tree at my farm, or on the veranda. I would make you a cup of tea. And then I would tell you this:

Point 1 – None of this matters. Our life is here and gone in the blink of an eye. The things that seem so vitally important to us will be rendered into nothingness and dust by the processes of time. So, in the face of that, have courage. Who cares if your idea is…

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14 thoughts on “Why do you keep running from the thing you want?

  1. Wow. I love love love this! Thanks. I loved the part about the one thing…and not having to look it straight in the eye right at first.
    And it is about us. And it doesn’t matter 🙂 There is so much here. Awesome.

  2. Someone else asked me “What makes you happy?” Really happy. I have been being with that a bit.
    Something about being in the gentle healing space I have found…Where that will lead I have not a clue! But this was encouraging.
    Blessings –
    Laurie

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