(…continued from last week)
Manage Your Fears
The second thing that prompts procrastination is fear, whether real or imagined.
Unless you’re being chased by a grizzly bear, fear is a projection. It’s a projection either into the past or a projection into the future. The fear projection into the past is that something wrong or something bad is going to catch up with you from your past.
Or you fear there is a trauma coming in the future. Even fear from being chased by a grizzly is a projection that the bear may catch you and if he does he will do you serious harm or even kill you.
So feeling anxious, feeling worried, is very normal. All that means is that your protections in your basic self, are warning you that you need to be conscious. You need to pay attention. You need to be concerned about things. But, there’s a difference between being concerned and being painfully over concerned. Read more »