Imagine. It’s a power word, really.
It invites possibility. Things not yet apparent. Things not yet real.
It’s the perfect word to enter a new year and especially a new decade. What can you imagine for your life in 2020? In the next 10 years?
Go ahead. Imagine the answer to that question. It can change you.
It can make you more resilient. You likely devote much of your thought life to your current challenges and opportunities. But what if you took a little time to imagine new possibilities? What if you gave yourself the freedom to really think outside the box (to use a tired metaphor)? You might discover new options you haven’t considered because you were so focused on today’s challenges. As Alexander Graham Bell once wrote, “When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” And here’s the key…there are always open doors. Knowing that…