Updated: Jun 24
Post by Kitty O’Meara
And people stayed home and read books and listened and rested and exercised and made art and played and learned new ways of being and stopped and listened deeper someone meditated someone prayed someone dance someone met their shadow and people began to think differently and people healed and in the absence of people who lived in ignorant ways, dangerous, meaningless and heartless even the began to heal and when the danger ended and people found each other grieved for the dead people and they made new choices and dreamed of new visions and created new ways of life and healed the earth completely just as they were healed themselves.
I believe that all things have positives and negatives depending on your perspective and one positive of coronavirus is it gave us time to sort, evaluate,examine lives. It took us away from the daily grin and gave us time to look at life, take stock, and for some make different choices. Many of us were asking for time... If I had more time, I'd go to the gym, If I had more time, I'd spend more time with family, If I had more time I'd write the book, If I had more time I'd...
Use this moment in time wisely and take the opportunity of the world slowing down as a gift of grace.
This song sums it up by half.alive called Rest with Samm Henshaw.
photo credit: Duke Lancaster.org