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The Engagement Trickster

Go lightly down your sacred way…

In these days, life can be about honoring the trickster. The trickster is that force that wants us not to take ourselves- or life- too heavily or with too much seriousness.

Life gives me plenty of opportunities to laugh at myself, particularly in hindsight. The grace of these days is that I’m learning to laugh at myself in the moment. That lets me shake off the blues and greys of those moments and rise, lightly walking along with whatever comes my way.

The sacred part of it all is see that whatever comes my way is what it is; my response is subjective and can be changed.

Combining those two beliefs? To me, that’s going lightly down your sacred way…

Written by Adam Fletcher, this article was originally posted to http://commonaction.blogspot.com. Learn more at adamfletcher.net!

By Adam F.C. Fletcher

I'm a speaker, writer, trainer, researcher and advocate who researches, writes and shares about education, youth, and history.

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