Audio (MP3): 20180427 - Miracles are seen in light
I fall short in life.
That’s not a judgment call or me being hard on myself. It just is. I’m just another guy wandering around aimlessly doing my best…and sometimes doing my least.
Struggling to maintain that non-mistake-making state only makes my life harder. Letting that struggle go gave me so much more free time to enjoy life and the company of my fellow humans.
Well, I guess I never really expected myself to be perfect but I was pretty good at torturing myself when I did screw up. I wouldn’t let that shit go for whatever reason. Constantly feeling bad about myself is all bullshit, though. I make mistakes and then I feel bad about them for the appropriate amount of time and then I move on.
Letting ourselves be human brings our stress levels down. Our bodies will thank us. Our souls will thank us, too, and so will our peeps. People will love being with us when we’re not ruminating over something dumb that happened a week ago.
Okay, so that’s all fine and good. I’ve made peace with all that. Made peace with making mistakes.
But the thing is, if I’m intolerant of another person when they come up short, either every day or once in a blue moon, then I’m just an asshole.
fleming · Apr 27, 2018 at 9:51 am
Again, this hits home….ESPECIALLY the last sentence! Thank you!
tcr! · Apr 27, 2018 at 10:21 am
You are most welcome!
jimi hindrance experience · Apr 28, 2018 at 3:07 am
Thank you. I don’t always comment but I know you don’t take that personal. Love these affirmations. :)
tcr! · Apr 28, 2018 at 1:08 pm
Nope, it’s hard for me to take things person these days.
tcr! · Apr 28, 2018 at 1:09 pm
Also, SGC wrote the words in the picture. Maybe 13 or 14 years ago.
marney0160 · May 5, 2018 at 9:53 am