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But what about…

Letting go is a great thing. But letting go doesn’t mean the same thing to everyone one, or for every situation. In this case I’m talking about letting go of outcomes to be in the moment, to be present and be fully engaged in what is in front of me at that time. But this…

First Steps

As a parent you never forget those tremulous moments leading up to your first child’s first steps. The wobbling, unsure steps move both you and your child into an unsure future. Regardless of the fear or excitement of what lies ahead, both of you revel in the moment, usually so much so that the excitement drops your child back down onto his or her diapered bottom.

Next comes talking, feeding one’s self, and eventually, school. Amazingly the first steps scenario plays out in all of these situations and others, again and again. The diaper goes away but the distance to the ground grows greater and greater: mostly metaphorically, but some times literally.