Living in the Future?

Why is it that we humans have a tendency of living in the future, regretting the past, but totally skipping the present?

Well, I decided this morning to live in this space, the now, and throw everything else out the window. I took my yoga mat, turned to YouTube, practiced yoga with Adrienne, and I am feeling great! I dare you to try it! πŸ™‚

Opuntia oricola

Published by Msdedeng

At 41, I am still figuring out life: my place in society, my career path, a family of my own, any many others things. Heck, I am still trying to make friends in California; a place I moved to 3 years ago. I am currently in a Community College to make up for the many years I missed school while in Africa (Uganda). I intend to transfer to university next year and double major in History and English. I lead a very ordinary life; a normal day is spent doing school assignments, hiking, or reading. My favorite thing to do is walk! Short walks or long walks it does not matter. Walking allows me to think about things - anything! My love of walking comes from where I grew up, a small village in northeastern Uganda. It is still one of the most remotest areas I will ever know, and couldn't even start comparing what life is like there to say a place like California. Walking was all I did while growing up! I walked for miles to school, to church, to the shops, to the borehole to fetch water, and to the market. It was quite an adventure unlike any other - so you now understand my love for walking.

12 thoughts on “Living in the Future?

  1. I am deliberate about living in the now and enjoying it. I realise that it puts me in the spacious place of gratitude about the amazing things in the now. It also helps me plan for the future from a place of restπŸ˜€

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