“Care-take this moment. Immerse yourself its particulars. Respond to THIS person, THIS challenge, THIS deed. Quit the evasions. Stop giving yourself needless trouble. It is time to fully inhabit the situation you happen to be in now. “
~ Epictetus, a Greek-speaking Stoic philosopher, 55AD-135AD
(I added the all-caps)
I’ve been so tuned into my world of book-proposal-creation, that I’ve not participated in the festivities and energies of the holidays up to this point.
This has allowed me to really feel the intensity, busy-ness, the buzz, the emotions of the season. It’s all beautiful and rich … and …
this quote is a great reminder to BE HERE NOW.
May you find your-Self in the midst of the joys, emotions and bustle of the holidays.