I was not where I wanted to go yet, but I was back at the beginning and I was living a more authentic life.
Does it matter whether life is from chance or design?
My personal quest now entered a void that enabled me to grow and focus on myself and my future.
We all like to flow with life and let it guide us. What happens when we are thrust out on our own?
Loneliness ceased to exist for me because it merely measured me against other people not against what I could be. I could be with people, or not, that did not matter, what mattered was what I was to myself.
Love is the power house behind our lives, it is the reason we live.
Good for the Soul is an important section on GMP. It covers spirituality in general with a specific view on how a spiritual approach can support men in these difficult times. There are the obvious themes of Yoga and Meditation for men, with some serious discussions on Tantra. But it does not stop there. The…
I now made a choice to live my way without expecting others to live my way. I loved it and came to wonder why it had taken me so long to get here.
I spent so many years so full of what I was capable of that I never stopped to look at what was going on underneath. I never stopped and looked at the people around me to see what was happening to them.
I was moving forward as a designer but here I was becoming a businessman. I was not sure, at this stage, which I got the most out of.
Spirituality is about how you are in the world, rather than how you appear. Is this true for you? Does this resonate with you?
I was at the peak of my creativity and I understood why I had become a lighting designer: I was good at it but it also entered my soul as my life’s work. I look back on it with pride and a sense of satisfaction that I have contributed something significant to the world.
As I move into chapter three and past the halfway point in my story it will be helpful to pause and consider where I am in my journey.
I no longer played small in the world, I allowed my presence to liberate others.
I moved on from my anxieties by appealing to a higher power, by looking beyond myself.
This period was a crucial turning point in my life and in my understanding of myself. I was unable to help others involved, something that has upset me ever since.