No doubt your holiday season is in full swing! Unless you are a rare creature, you’ve probably already had more than one moment where you’ve felt frazzled and frenzied. Even for those who don’t celebrate Christmas, the general festivities can suck you in if you’re not careful.
Jan Lundy, our Spirit and Self editor, has given us some excellent tools here to fight that feeling of being swept up in an overpowering force. So, take heart! It IS possible to get through the next few weeks without collapsing in sheer exhaustion!
All of us have experienced times in our life when everything seemed fresh and full of possibility...and those times when it felt like a part of us was dying. I know I have. But I never thought of those times as natural cycles.
In this thoughtful article, Jan Lundy, our Spirit and Self Editor, likens our spiritual life to the seasons, as part of a cycle of growth and passing.
It’s easy to think of reinvention as creating something completely new out of your life. The fact is often reinvention is a matter of letting something that’s always existed come out to play! Sometimes acknowledging a part of us that we’ve tried to hide or deny for many years is all it takes to open up a space for possibilities!
Sue Cullen, our Life/Work Design Editor, shares her thoughts on this through a story in which many of us may see ourselves!