Being Summoned to Make a Transition

“In the hero stories, the call to go on a journey takes the form of a loss, an error, a wound, an unexplainable longing, or a sense of a mission. When any of these happens to us, we are being summoned to make a transition. It will always mean leaving something behind,…The paradox here isContinue reading “Being Summoned to Make a Transition”

It Isn’t The Changes That Do You In.

“It isn’t the changes that do you in, it’s the transitions. Change is not the same as transition. Change is situational: the new site, the new boss, the new team roles, the new policy. Transition is the psychological process people go through to come to terms with the new situation. Change is external, transition isContinue reading “It Isn’t The Changes That Do You In.”

Change is Difficult but…

“Change is difficult, but it can be managed when you stay aware of the power of your choices, even if it’s simply your attitude.”  ― Michael Thomas Sunnarborg, The White Box Club Handbook: Simple Tools For Career Transition

Times of Transition are Strenuous

“Times of transition are strenuous, but I love them. They are an opportunity to purge, rethink priorities, and be intentional about new habits. We can make our new normal any way we want.” — Kristin Armstrong Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/kristin_armstrong_569029?src=t_transition

Seasonal Changes

The changing seasons are regularly occurring transitions.  They happen every year — four times.  Yet each transitions is different, with each season having it’s own unique blessings and challenges. As I get older I find myself more and more in tune with the changing seasons.  Perhaps when I was younger I thought I was tooContinue reading “Seasonal Changes”

Everything Has Seasons

“Everything has seasons, and we have to be able to recognize when something’s time has passed and be able to move into the next season. Everything that is alive requires pruning as well, which is a great metaphor for endings.” —Henry Cloud Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/topics/seasons