to anyone or anything and especially to anything I perceive as a health
My experience is that resistance eats my
energy and stirs my clarity into a mass of confusion.
Ought’s and should’s give me clues as to where my resistance lies. In past years I pushed myself to do
everything that fit my belief system of what a good homemaker, teacher, wife and
mother ought to be or do.
What I have learned (and it only took me
seventy years) is when I feel resistance to doing something (unless it will be
hurtful to another or myself) I can let it go or postpone it. There will come a
time when I want to do it and it becomes a joy. The joy is not only in seeing the task
accomplished but choosing to make the doing
So I resolve to be more aware of my
resistance to an action and eitherchoose to see it differently or dive in and
If it is a person to which I feel
resistance, I will uncover the fear behind the resistance and choose love. After all, my resistance is simply a
result of my interesting point of view which I have the power to