“Beyond living and dreaming, there is something more important: waking up.” - Antonio Machado
What the statement invokes is different for each of us. We live, go through the motions, wake up every day, perform the routines and the rituals common to our lives. And the days fly by. We may dream about having/getting different things, being in a different place with some more peace or ease, not having worry, being able to give more to people we love, having more money, connecting with someone, getting into a relationship, having a better relationship with our kids, and the list of dreams goes on and on.
Somewhere in between these two states of being is a bliss place of waking up to the moment. In between the mundane, routine, everyday, and