Resistance is Futile

A new extraordinary voice on the periphery of my consciousness? You betcha! Thanks Brenda @ Pieces of Me for sharing this…

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“Resistance is always lying and always full of shit.”   Steven Pressfield

When it comes to motivation and following my purpose I have found that the biggest obstacle in my path had nearly always been Me.  Myself.  You’d think I’d be my best supporter, greatest cheerleader, biggest fan, but no.  I have been my loudest naysayer, setting up traps and making sure I trip, fall, or avoid the path completely.  What is up with Me?  Don’t I know that I will be the biggest benefactor if my dreams come true?  Sheesh, Self.  What is your problem?

Then, a few months back I saw Steven Pressfield on Super Soul Sunday with Oprah.  He was talking about his book The War Of Art and how resistance and self loathing are actually good things. 

Wait… what? 

“The dream arises in our psyche (even if we deny it, even if we fail to or refuse to recognize it) like…

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