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"When someone quotes the old poetic image
/ about clouds gradually uncovering the moon, / slowly loosen knot by knot the strings / of your robe. / Like this." ~ Rumi
Life continues to be an exponentially amazing adventure here at HQ, where we keep pushing our edges into the great unknown and raise the bar on our Happiness Quotient in the process. It pays to wash my cells in bliss daily as I go full mast on this magical voyage and ease into the rhythm of the journey, finding the chillaxed solace in the moment by letting it all in – one breath at a time.
Spring was filled with dream inspired art, art inspired by bikes and rich lessons in climbing out of the crux of fear. I found my thoughts tangled into knots, to the point that my muchness was on the line, so much so that I was barely breathing and calling it a life. A sticky place, that; all consuming and paralyzing. So I turned to the sacred-hearted truth of my creative agency and discovered a previously unimagined sense of radical aliveness that keeps getting better.
“Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it,” said Bill Cosby. Moving through fear towards what I wanted was a choice with a freedom-filled after-taste that tingled with effervescent excitement for uncomfortably amazing spaces of uncharted territory. Happiness was there to meet me, ready to fill me up, when I stopped shoulding on myself.
Like Captain Jack Sparrow’s compass, your heart will lead you to what you want most. Honor that, and follow that, with a fierce commitment to the innate joy of the human experience.