This is a helpful thing to keep in mind when we’re facing adversity and are trying to remain optimistic. Sometimes we experience states or emotions in contrast to one another. What additional thoughts or feelings does this inspire for you?
Getting down to the nitty-gritty can bring awesomeness. Even if you’re not small enough to get lost in an artichoke flower. By the way, I’m totally into artichoke flowers.
In what areas of life have you been putting off work that’s really important, that might yield really big results, but that might not initially seem like the most fun?
What are a few initial steps you can take to delve into it? How can you make it playful, like a bee buzzing from one part of a flower to another?
The topics my clients bring to coaching sessions often relate to life transitions–shifts in job, geography, relationship, student/employee status, age, births or deaths in family, kids moving away, and so on. Our new reality can help us to more deeply appreciate what we’ve already experienced, and vice-versa.