My son loves cooking, but he is not going to be a chef "when he grows up" .. want to know why?
I used to spend most of the days of my childhood drawing. But that all changed after a disappointment. But now something in me has freed up and my creative mojo is running free and wild again. I like it!
Even though I ‘know’ a lot about avoiding overwhelm, it gets me every time .. but not THIS time! Something’s new ..
It’s great to feel FULLY ALIVE! I know I don’t need moments like jumping off a bridge, or floating in a peaceful sky across the land that I’ve made my home for the past 10 years to feel it. I find those moments in my everyday magic .. but .. they are oh.so.good for raising the bar.
It took me a while, and a major life crisis, for me to realise that no job like that was ever going to fulfil me, especially not until I knew who I was. I still did job interviews here and there after I began travelling, to secure really different kinds of jobs, from live-in care worker to contract driver for troubled teens to barista. And my perspective slowly began to shift