Awareness is the degree to which we are present. What we are aware of, is consciousness, the raw material of existence. As we go through our days, thinking ahead of all we must do, rushing about to get here and there, unless we focus on what is happening right now, we are missing much of our lives.
If we knew there was only one more day to spend here on Earth, we would surely savor every moment. We would appreciate what we ususally take for granted and would realize the preciousness of our life and those in it. The time to begin to put things in their proper perspective is now, right now, not tomorrow and not even ten minutes from now, for each moment is an opportunity and a gift. As we go through our everyday activities, there is much more going on than we think. Read more ›