When your Big Vision becomes real, your life changes. You move, start a new job, get more clients, begin a training program, get a book deal, rent an office, commit to a daily creative practice, enter into a new relationship, etc. Here’s what no one tells you. With each wonderful thing that happens, you also … Continue reading Even good changes can create loss.
Does your Big Vision for your work in the world need to change? Although most humans resist change, it's a natural event. Rarely does a living thing stay the same, and that's what your Big Vision is— an entity that has its own life cycle, just like a plant. As a newbie gardener, I've become … Continue reading Feeling unsettled by change? 4 things plants can teach you.
In the midst of all the craziness going on in the world, many of us are trying to find ways to feel safe and in control, to do things the way we've always done them. But what I've been noticing lately among clients, colleagues, and friends is that the disruptions going on in the world … Continue reading Big Change Requires Big Support
"People tend to play in their comfort zone, so the best things are achieved in a state of surprise, actually." ~ musician, songwriter and producer, Brian Eno I did something out of my comfort zone this week. I signed up for an account on Medium and wrote a post about spirituality and religion, something I … Continue reading How can you go outside your comfort zone this week?
When we are pursuing our big visions there will be times when our path becomes obscured. In Cheryl Strayed's, Wild, which I just finished reading, most of the time she knows where she is on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) and where she wants to be at the end of her 1,100 mile hike. But … Continue reading How have you navigated directionless times in your life?