I sit here, pretending to read. I give up the pretense, close my eyes and silently chant the mantra that comes so often to me lately, the Goddess Chant:
Sometime I switch out Kali with Morrigan to better reflect my Celtic roots, but today the original chant is what comes to me unannounced. As I sit silently repeating Their names in my head and listening to the traffic pass by, everything lifts. I see the colors of my chakras shift in my vision - red to orange to yellow to the most vibrant green I've seen in a good long while. It stops there, at my Heart Chakra. That's okay though. The heart's a good place to be and I don't mind occupying that space for a while.
It occurs to me that I should find a way to make a living off this kind of peace and tranquility. Don't ask me how. In my experience, success tends to take all the peace out of a thing. I'd rather be peaceful. I'm pretty sure my soul agrees with me on that one. Instead of trying to earn a living off bottling up and selling this moment, how about I just make the most of living in the moment?
Yeah, that sounds pretty good.