The Right Kind of Control.

My beautiful friend and her insight on control & letting go. <3

Journey to Within

The wrong kind of control has infiltrated society. Several times over the past few years, I have been encouraged to use personal control as a means to create whatever life I want for myself. This idea is very powerful, requiring us to acknowledge the power of our decisions and the effect of that power on our day to day lives. However, we have been mislead as to the source of this power and have become a culture of unstable, selfish, power-hungry people. The wrong kind of control says, “you have the sole power to create the life that you desire.”

Like Frodo on his quest to destroy the Ring of Power, we are taught that only we have the ability to create the life that we want. The major problem with this is that first of all, we don’t live in the Shire, and more importantly, we are limited, created…

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