I celebrated another year yesterday, and it feels good. I feel accomplished. I don't feel this way because I've done a ton of successful things, it feels good because I am actually starting to truly understand the art of just being.....and it only took me 36 years to get it.
In my opinion, trying to overdo something breeds complexity/stress and keeping it simple is more peaceful. In the past, I thought being the best at that or doing the most with this was the way to go.....now days, I do what I can then let the rest be. Of course I give my all when it comes to my goals, but I do it because I feel it. Not because I'm not trying to live up to any social media/internet definition of hustling hard - just mine. I no longer feel the need to structure my life in a way that looks enticing to others because who I am and what I do is enough. As long as I am doing what's in my heart and living out my visions then I'm good.
So here's to year 36; I'm keeping it simple, just being, and living the life I've designed for myself. It may not be picture perfect to the world, but it definitely feels good in my soul - and that, to me, is a high achievement.
Peace and Blessings,
- The Birthday Girl
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