The phrase “wisdom of uncertainty” comes from a quote by Deepak Chopra and set me to thinking. I’m not usually a fan of uncertainty, I love being in control. I believe there is an enormous benefit and comfort in certainty. However, today I ask you to consider the wisdom of uncertainty.
Amy K Moments
I was talking to my 13 year old nephew who just graduated from junior high and asked him what he wanted from his summer. His reply, “To be ready for high school.” Being a coach, I then asked, “What will give you that?” And he had answers! He talked about a summer drama school he would be attending and how it would help him get used to meeting and making friends, as well as a stint as a camp counselor that would help him “be responsible for something.”
When working with clients and in my own life, I’m struck by how often we take ourselves for granted. We rush right by. We don’t listen. We don’t say thank you.
“It’s not enough to be busy. The question is what are we busy about?” Henry David Thoreau
I spend an inordinate amount of time being busy. I’m the queen of tasks – look how much I get done! But, the question indeed is, what am I so busy about?
A FRESH PERSPECTIVE A new year AND a new decade. What possibilities! What freedom! What fun! It’s like a fresh canvas, waiting for the first brush stroke. A fertile garden, ready for planting. A new game, where anything can happen. I always embrace the opportunity of a brand new year, but it’s the new decade […]