Have you ever been at the ocean and ridden a wave? It is not as easy as it is fun! If you don’t time it just right, you’re slapped on your butt! If your jump is not at the precise moment necessary, you’re slammed with a wall of water — and it’s jarring!
But! When you have practiced numerous times, and get the hang of it, well, it’s magic! You slide into the wave in perfect harmony and the awe, joy, exhilaration is just plain THERE. AND as a bonus, the wave takes you far!
As I write this it’s just past noon and twice already today the analogy of riding the waves has come up in conversation.
First in a podcast interview (stay tuned!) and the second in a coaching call.
The topic was Alignment. How do you know when you are in alignment? And the analogy I came up with was riding the wave….
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