For most of us, we aren’t at risk from environmental dangers, but relational ones. This doesn’t mean they are less deadly. We can be killed socially — isolated and alone can feel the same as being dead.
Days are dominos, but not a fatalistic end. Yes, there are windows of opportunity that you can maximize (which singular focus helps scout these opportunities), but if you miss the domino today, pick it up and place it tomorrow. There’s time to do it.
You’ve got some chaos going on. It could be a bunch of todos pilling up or a tragic event. I get it. Whatever levels of chaos you’re experiencing, it’s a worthy skill to be able to turn it into sanity. Here’s how…
We don’t like to wait. Instant gratification is built into our lives (more so in America). Getting what we want right now has become a staple of our culture. Everything is on demand. When we want something, we want it NOW.
Fear is an irrational component that comes along with activity. Just like making my first few calls today, the harness and steel cabling in that situation should have been my training as a phone sales professional, but the pit in my stomach was still there.