It's the end of December as I write this. I'm sitting in quiet contemplation, getting ready to welcome in the New Year with wide, open arms. Instead of resolutions, I've made one, solid commitment. I won't ask this year to be better than the last. By this point in my life, I know my happiness doesn't depend on things "going right". It depends on me thinking right. It's up to ME to make this year happy and good. And the instructions for doing that are stamped right into the
For the last few years, I’ve been slogging my way through A Course In Miracles.
And I’ll be honest.
I’m not a grade A student.
I’ve had to work through this book in a slow, deliberate manner, stopping after every couple of paragraphs to flip back through the clarification of terms or look up a word in the dictionary—scribbling my findings down in the margins so I can re-read the text in a way my brain can actually follow. It’s been a long, difficult climb.