Shift #44

My word for 2021 is shift. Like everyone I know, I’ve learned a lot, since this time last year. One of the biggest things I’ve learned is that change and uncertainty just are. Since I’m not in control of much more than which yoga pants, Zoom-appropriate top, and slippers I’ll wear each day, I needed to figure out how I could deal with all the change and uncertainty. That’s where shifting comes in.

For me, shifts involve acceptance and adjustment. I know I don’t have much control, but I have unlimited choices. I can shift

Some of my recent shifts have been pretty significant. Some have been tiny. Some haven’t happened, yet. And I’m sure I’ll make a lot of shifts I can’t even imagine.

Writing this reminder from Julian of Norwich on 50 ‘stones’, was exactly the shift I needed this week. What’s working for you?

One thought on “Shift #44

  1. Trying to be as discerning while UNpacking as I was while packing the house. I now have several donation boxes in my trunk – some are “why did I want to keep this?” Boxes and at least one is stuff found packed in the garage that I didn’t want to keep. And still, there’s a lot…

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