Sometimes when we are trying to achieve something that is very important to us, we can become very anxious. We want to get to the goal as soon as possible. But our level of anxiety can get the best of us.
Although we could all use some motivation, when it gets to a level where we are anxious it has the effect of a puppy that is trying to run quickly on a shiny floor. We may not get very far when we are virtually running in place.
Do you ever find yourself trying to reach a goal, but you run out of “steam”?
Perhaps you were really inspired when you started, yet for some reason that inspiration has slowed down a bit.
Those are the moments when you need to find your “Why”. In other words, what is the inspiration behind what it is you are trying to accomplish? Is it for your family? Is it for a higher purpose?
When we have a dream, or a goal we wish to achieve there can be frustration around why we are not making progress. We may keep trying without success, and then have a tendency to blame the universe for stopping us from getting there.
However, the truth is that we are actually stopping ourselves. The reason can be various subconscious fears such as the fear of success, or the fear of failure. Continue reading “Are you getting in your own way?”