Willingness to Choose Life

I wanted something different, I did – really.

The life I was living was not whole. There was a hole, an emptiness that I was striving to fill.  I looked everywhere for a fix. I looked to everything for comfort. I worked so hard trying to discover my purpose, trying to feel good about where I had come in life…

…but defeat.

Can you relate to this feeling? Do you keep circling the same mountains?

What I didn’t realize, at the time, is that in order for me to expect something different, I had to first inspect. I had to take an inventory of my life and reflect upon my journey, relationships, experiences, successes, failures. I needed to peel back the layers to discover my truth and unpack self-deception…


Please join me over on my friend Wendie Pett’s website to finish reading this article about willingness.  Feel free to look around her site, where she’s ALL about being Visibly Fit {Mind | Body | Soul}  Share your comment there so we know you’ve stopped by!  Click here to join in…

“What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.” —Leo F. Buscaglia

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