Mastering Life’s Energies by Maria Nemeth, Ph.D.
Sometimes an experience can be so exquisitely sweet that you think if your life were to end at that moment you would be complete. This is a sign that you know you are doing exactly what you are meant to do. In that moment you are complete down to your bones.
Exercise: At a tribute for you, what would your friends say about you?
Life’s Intention. Intention is an aim, a purpose, a direction. Your life’s intentions are the purposes that you have come here to learn from. They are intrinsic to who you are. They are blueprints that guarantee luminosity along your hero’s path. You will be drawn to some Life Intentions’ but not others. This is how it should be.
- These qualities live in the metaphysical so they aren’t affected by physical reality. They are yours no matter how you feel at any given moment. Life Inventory (rate 1-5), I am willing to be
i. Financially successful
ii. Physically fit and healthy
iii. A successful writer
iv. A contributor to my community
v. A loving family member
vi. Spiritually developing
vii. A well-respected professional
viii. An effective teacher
ix. Well educated
x. A creator of beauty
xi. An effective coach
xii. An effective healer
xiii. An effective mentor
xv. An adventurer
xvi. A visionary leader
xvii. A generous friend
xviii. A successful team player
The blueprint exists inside of you. All you need to do is demonstrate it in the physical reality. Exercise: Think of someone whom you admire or who inspires you. When making a decision, ask yourself “How would xxx handle this?”
Attribute list. (Choose what words match you and create an attribution list to review daily.) I am….
Remember what qualities you admire in others are also within you. Standards of integrity are about how you play the game. Metaphysical perspectives are psychology, ontology, theology, cosmology.Psychology is study of thoughts and feelings. Ontology is study of being; who we are spiritually. Who are you?
CITE: Mastering Life’s Energies: Simple Steps to a Luminous Life at Work and Play, Maria Nemeth, Ph.D. (New World Library, Novato, California, 2007)
Love and light,