Evaluate Your Life Day ~ TODAY
Often we are on automatic pilot without regard to what we are experiencing along the way-we just need to get to where we are going. So much to do-so little time.
I love the T.S. Eliot quote, reminding us that to find any meaning in life we maybe need to view our experiences differently.
- How did it make me feel?
- How did others feel?
- Would I change anything about the experience?
- Did it dull my senses or invigorate them?
Evaluate Your Life Day was created to encourage us to do some serious self-reflection, to take a solid look at the course of our life; making changes when needed and embracing what works.
An effective way to break down the enormity of such a task is to view your life in categories: social, educational, spiritual, financial, emotional, etc. So, the task doesn’t become tedious-go outside, breath the crisp Autumn air and find a sun drenched spot to sit for a bit and reflect on where you are in each category.
Get a notebook or piece of paper and think about your life right now. Here’s a collage of possible questions you might use to achieve a purposeful evaluation. But don’t miss the final question: “What are you going to do differently after reading this?