Step 270: Re-Storying

"Stuff your eyes with wonder.  It's more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories."  ~Ray Bradbury Assigning Value requires coming up with a "story" and putting a number to it.  Uber promised to set the world in motion.  Airbnb promised to create a world where anyone can belong.  WeWork tried to elevate …

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Step 266: Not All S/heros Wear Capes

"Laughter and tears are both responses frustration and exhaustion.  I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward."  ~Kurt Vonnegut When was the last time you witnessed the Sun rising or setting over the horizon?  Is the Sun really 'rising/setting' - OR - is it really the Earth turning?  Human …

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Step 194: Sunday Blessings – The Middle Way

Raison d'être - (noun) - reason or justification for being or existence." Deconstructing the "Status Quo" takes time - patience - perseverance. It creates conflict (which is usually based on unrealistic expectations fueled by desire). Respect and Reverence.  Know thy limits.  What part of "NO do you NOT understand?"  Banishing shame - guilt - fear.  …

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Step 182: Eclipsed

"Burgeon - (verb) - to send forth new growth (such as buds and branches); to bloom; to grow and expand rapidly; to flourish." The Turning Point!  We need contrast to keep life interesting.  Increase and decrease are interdependent. Think back to July 2000. What theme was playing out?  Decrease brings the opportunity to expand resourcefulness.  …

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