Imagine the lights going out. What do you do? One should not scream and shout and lose one’s presence of mind. Rather, take a deep breath, let your eyes adjust, and take in what’s there – even if all you have is the beat of your heart and the affirming support of the ground beneath you. Then, take a step, and another step.
The analog to communicate, if it’s not obvious. We sometimes so rely on outside affirmation, and yet, being guided by our own compass and communication with our self is so key to better living.
So when the wires of communication are crossed with the outside world, let’s take the chance to re-calibrate our own communication, which begins with listening to our own signals and focusing on that ever-important internal conversation.