What if, what you say or think in private has a far reaching ripple effect?
Particularly, if there is a lot of emotion behind the thoughts or words.
What is talked about or complained about expands; venting adds more energy to the issue.
Consider shifting your focus to solutions rather than complaint.
Pausing to consider what you can appreciate also shifts your focus.
A good filter is to evaluate if you’d want your words on the evening news!
Centering is a powerful tool to help.
Develop Power with Grace.
Asking thoughtful questions is one aspect.
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