22 September 09

Joy is not geography.

That is the big lesson I learned last week. I spent a few days in Incline Village, and yes, it will always be one of my favorite places on earth. But what I discovered while I was there is that right now it's not the right place for me. The home I've always wanted is beyond my financial means there and while I did find a nice house to rent, at the end of six months I'd be back where I started. But here's the big discovery: as much as I loved it, I could and would be able to find joy elsewhere. As a friend of mine said, " your joy is inside of you, has been all along."

So where does that leave me now? I'm heading to Colorado next weekend with three towns to visit and a home to rent.


Anonymous said…
thank you so much for keeping us posted on ur journey. as someone who is also looking for a new city to live in, and a new job, your blog is very inspiring.
larramiefg said…
You were born to do this...

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