365 Days of Allowing – My Journey: Day 2~Patience


Day 2 of Learning to Allow has brought patience (or rather my lack of it) to my focus today.

I never really noticed how easily I become annoyed when things or people are moving more slowly than I care for.

I had an appointment today and I found myself speeding through traffic, getting anxious about not arriving on time and even once there I was annoyed that the person who scheduled the meeting with me was spending, what seemed to me to be, an extended amount of time talking with the person they were meeting with prior to my arrival.

That voice in my mind begin to complain..”what is taking so long, on my God hurry up, what are they talking about, what time is it now?” On and on the thoughts went.

Then the spirit of me asked a simple question…It said “Are You In A Hurry?” I sat there for a moment and realized that honestly, I was not. the meeting was the only item I had on my agenda for the day and after its completion I was simply going to head home and relax. So I said out loud to myself : “Girl, Relax” and just like that I did.

My heart rate began to slow down, I could feel my whole body just do what I asked it too…it began to RELAX. I looked around and finally realized I was sitting in a gorgeous building that was beautifully decorated. I noticed the bench I was sitting on was wonderful, and it inspired an idea for decorating a room in my home. I noticed people busily moving about, and once I became present in the moment, they began to greet me and smile and say hello. It was nice, honestly, to be sitting there just taking it all in.

After sitting for a little while longer the person I was meeting with came out to greet me and we headed back for our appointment. The conversation went well and I enjoyed the meeting. I also learned that the young lady she was with when I arrived had asked her for some pointers on choosing a career path and she was basically mentoring the young woman. One of my favorit things, mentoring and being of service to young adults, and there I was having an internal fit because I had to wait.

I have to say that today I realized that I have been so programmed to be in “GO” mode that I have forgotten the beauty and instant peace that can be found when we learn Patience.



About TwinSpirit

"To know me is to..well..know "ME". Life and all its wonders do not scare me. I live with an open heart so I have known my fair share of disappointments but the JOY I have experienced totally outweighs the pain..I choose LOVE not FEAR!!" SO WHO IS TWINSPIRIT? Well, I am a Singer/songwriter/producer/director/revolutionary/FreeSpirit/mother/poet/sister/lover/friend/and all around cool azz chic. (Just ask anybody...lol) ABOUT MY MUSIC: (excerpt from my Bio) TwinSpirit delivers her own uniquely flavored brew of "Hypnotic Jazzy Soul with a Kick Ass Punch". This singer/songwriter has the ability to transcend genres. She is a master at her craft and flows effortlessly from one musical style to the next. TwinSpirit infuses an essence that only she can give to the performance....she brings the song "To Life". "TwinSpirit keeps her performance real with a raw edge. She sways from soulful poetic melodies to delivering powerful deeply felt vocals." TwinSpirit is not about conventions. In fact, she might rather you see both sides of a thing just so you can truly know where you stand." MY SOUND: An Alternative blend of jazz, hip-hop, rock & soul. All of which is blended to bring you my own uniquely flavored brew of: "HYPNOTIC JAZZY SOUL WITH A KICK ASS PUNCH!!!". Please visit me online anytime www.Epresskitz.com/TwinSpirit MY OTHER PASSION: Promoting Other talented Souls Founder of The SOFA Series www.TheSofaSeries.com The SOFA Series was created to develop opportunities that "pay" artists to perform and also allows them to showcase their work in a supportive environment, while at the same time, bringing together individuals that share a passion for the art, creativity, & rawness of live music performances. A space that allows the performers to refocus their energy on their craft and put the "Art" back in Artist. A space that allows the listening audience to connect with the Artist & the music. Always looking to connect, to build, to GROW!! So drop me a line & say hello...I promise I don't bite (unless of course you're into that sort of thing ;-) For you Twitter lovers by all means FOLLOW ME @TwinSpiritWorld

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