We’ve heard the term ” ***t happens” … a deadline looms ; health issues change our routines; a new job requires re-orientation from familiar patterns; the dog dies; the old arguments resurface; you live with a two year old; and so on. It is easy in these times to quickly seek an answer,to work at a solution, to make our case, and to do more, and seek what will bring everything back in balance.
Having recently experienced several non routine events in some areas of my life, I’d like to offer an insight. Instead of spending so much energy trying to work to keep it all under control,I wondered what I might need for myself during a time that required more of me than I might have. Paradoxically by shifting my focus to a series of small 30 minute diversions, I discovered an easier way to deal with the challenging. In photography you often achieve focus by shifting your position vs. changing the lens.
On of my diversions is the greenhouse at the Denver Botanic Garden, today’s featured image.
Where is a place that you can take yourself too to find a renewed perspective?