Some days are meant for sleeping in…

…especially when the one bit of wisdom that might have helped one change perspective comes late in the day.  This is another one of those cosmic jokes that I am able to understand when I slow down long enough to pull back and look at the bigger picture… the song ” From A Distance” by Dahling Diva Ms. Bette Midler comes to mind right about now.

The drama:  one of those days that every minor thing goes wrong to start, but works out perfectly in the end.  But I digress…  before they worked out, I had to sort out my own head, and opened my email to read the following:

The Solution: (from

On this day of your life, dear friend, I believe God wants you to know…....that obstacles are not opposing you, but merely and gently re-routing you.

It is important not to view that which stands in your way as your ‘enemy.’ It can often be your best friend, sending you on a detour that takes you around what could have been your biggest stumbling block.

Send a word of gratitude, then, for anything that seems to be ‘opposing’ you now. All things in life happen for good. Trust God about that.

All in all, I handled the day relatively well.  The piece of the cosmic joke that I am beginning to uncover is how I can use this wisdom to reframe my experience.  Thank Goddess for a sense of humor, however warped it may be…


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s