Life Big Questions And Some Answers

Too Many Questions


β€œAlbert grunted. “Do you know what happens to lads who ask too many questions?”
Mort thought for a moment.
“No,” he said eventually, “what?”
There was silence.
Then Albert straightened up and said, “Damned if I know. Probably they get answers, and serve ’em right.” Terry Pratchett, Mort

You are reading this so you are awake and alive. Do you feel blessed to be?

First day of September 2016 and the beginning of the best days of the rest of this year – if you:

  • First believe it is so
  • Behave as if you believe that it is so
  • Speak as if it is so.

Last year, I shared these words with my friends and followers on Facebook and Twitter so they might be familiar to you. As I reviewed my posts, it came on my radar and immediately its relevance to this month’s theme was clear. Β What are some of the big life questions? Are you asking them and are answers forthcoming?

We Have Some Leads

questionsContributors are all at their keyboards working hard to come up with their answers to some of these questions. Our longtime Contributor, Michael H. Ballard, will kick off with his view on this topic first thing next week. Asma Amina and Alexis Ali, who is returning from a break, are also scheduled with their answers. I will share some of the questions that have plagued me and some tips to get possible answers.

Asked a woman on August 31, 2015, “How’s life?” She was on the job that she had for years, own her home, has beautiful children and a precious little granddaughter. I knew she ate well, dressed nicely and goes on vacation at least once a year. Her response was long in coming.

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Finally she said, “I guess it’s okay.” She did not sound as if she even believed that and she most certainly was not speaking as if she believed it.

That struck me and prompted the original post and to kick off this new conversation, here is an excerpt of what I wrote last year:

As you begin this month, be mindful what you and who you allow to speak into your life. Keep your eyes fixed on what you want to see and stop looking for what you don’t want to experience.

Think and speak blessings, feel blessed and see blessings pour into your experience. It might be a trickle at first, as you adjust your vision and tune your feelings to it. Most of all, share your blessings as it comes pressed down and running over to you. As you do, the more it will flow. That’s the Law of Life.

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  3. Interesting, it could lead to all those answers we’ve been looking for. It’s about asking the right questions though!
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    1. Ms Claudette

      And right is relative, right Karla? Everyone’s experience is different. πŸ™‚

  4. Remaining positive truly brightens our lives. When people ask how are you and you always start out with negativity it turns so many off. Stay positive!
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    1. Ms Claudette

      Like attracts like! So I have to agree with you! πŸ™‚

  5. Very inspiring! Thanks for sharing!!

    1. Ms Claudette

      And thank you for visiting Shannon! πŸ™‚

  6. [ Smiles ] Beautiful and inspirational!

    “Think and speak your blessings.”

    1. Ms Claudette

      Glad that you thought so Renard! πŸ™‚

  7. Elizabeth O.

    Life is so much better when you look at things positively, it’s really something that we should all learn to do. I guess it’s tough for most people, but if you check how blessed you are, you will definitely feel better.

    1. Ms Claudette

      Oh it is indeed much better Elizabeth! πŸ™‚

  8. This words are very very true πŸ™‚

    1. Ms Claudette

      Glad that you agree Peace. πŸ™‚

  9. “How’s life?” is one of the toughest questions one can ask another, especially because people are often not sure what to answer and how honest can they be with the person asking. Also. most people will not actually tell how their life it to a stranger, many refuse to share even with their family.

    1. Ms Claudette

      That’s true enough but I wasn’t a stranger to her. I find that too many of us are living unconsciously. πŸ™ Thanks for your perspective Annie. πŸ™‚

  10. If there’s anything I want from life it is to not end up saying ‘i guess its okay

    1. Ms Claudette

      I hear you Momina! πŸ™‚

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