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The Monster In Your Head » Work-Life Balance is Bullshit

Loved Jerry’s latest post:

In our vain effort to assuage the guilt of not being at the other end of work-life seesaw (regardless of which end we find ourselves on), we end up neither here nor there. Remember running back and forth on the seesaw trying to stand legs apart in the center, one foot in each world, getting both ends to balance? I remember the nasty bump I got in that vain effort.

The real gift is learning to be present in whatever third you’re living. So when you’re working, work. And when you’re loving, love. And when you’re eating, eat. As the wise old Ram Dass said: Be Here Now.

Being present is a challenge but something I strive to do each day. Some days are easier than others. 

The Monster In Your Head » Work-Life Balance is Bullshit