We don’t know what the future holds but anxiety leads us to believe we do. We worry and stress over every little aspect of our lives. That doesn’t mean we can’t change our outlook.
Life wouldn’t be life if there weren’t any ups and downs. No matter how much we plan and save we can never cover all eventualities.
This week I have been learning about the Sombali language, a regional dialect spoken in the Philippines which uses compass directions (North, South, East and West) to orient themselves.
When I think about Ikigai, I look to it as a final goal, something to achieve, as opposed to something I have in the present moment.