So many choices, every day, every moment. And it is because of the freedom of choices we have that ironically lands us in their bondage instead of liberating us. What liberates you may be different from what liberates me, but eventually a life of freedom is what we crave, isn’t it?
The place where I live used to be open and green, but is fast changing into a concrete jungle. Sad. But I saw an incredible sight that gave me some hope. Have a look at these photos I took the other evening.
The second photo shows part of an ugly unfinished (since the past 2 years!) office building where we used to watch some beautiful sunsets. Naturally it was disappointing to be blocked off from our evening ritual. I resigned myself to the “progress” and accepted this in the name of “development”.
Then I was truly delighted to be able to see our beloved sunset reflected off another office block across from us. And it was such a novel way to view the majesty of the sun.
This experience made me think of the choices we have. We are essentially made of the same stuff, but it is only our choices that differentiate us. We can choose to have the attitude to block or to reflect.
But there are also times when we don’t have a choice. As life evolves we need to adapt so that we can continue to shine and reflect.
I wanted to provide for my daughters as well as be free to pursue my creative interests in writing and music. It was proving difficult to do this with a full time job which was stifling me. My own traditional form of business was a struggle for growth and to be honest, I wasn’t cut out to be aggressive enough to survive in that competitive world. I was becoming the unfinished building, I was becoming the block, I needed to shine.
I never realised that for the past few years I had been subconsciously looking to working on my own personal development. So when I got an opportunity to develop myself and learn new skills with a business I could work from home at my own pace, I knew I had no choice but to adapt to my new environment.
I need to see my sunset from the East.
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Reblogged from Prosper with Passion