Powerless

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Days Of My Life

I hate feeling powerless. Yet all-too-often, I do. I am powerless over people, places and things. Yuck.

But I am not powerless over me.

I know that if I’m not aware of a personal character defect, then I am powerless to do anything about it.  Knowledge is power. And to acknowledge, or be aware, can allow change.

Awareness.

After I become aware of something, I have two choices. If the something is within me, I can move to change it.  A behavior, a bad habit, a mindset. All of those are within my power to change me. Or not.

If the something is not within me, well, that’s  different. I also have two options and both are difficult. One is stupid. If I choose the stupid  option, I can rail against whatever the something is, a situation, someone else’s behavior or thinking, a dreaded upcoming event. I can fight against…

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About my2twobits

I am a 40+ male PR executive from India. I have deliberately kept my identity hidden so that I can freely, frankly open my heart and share my feelings about people I know from work and outside. Hope you enjoy the resulting emotional free-flow in my posts. I do fear and dread the day when my identity is disclosed and I may be forced to totally delete this blog, unless of course a publisher comes with an interesting offer ;)

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