Visualize a beautiful garden growing in your back yard. Bright flowers are planted all around. Varying species decorate the ground. Bushes are strategically positioned. Small from the start, growth can be slow. A large tree is placed in the center. It takes time to fully grow.
Colors change as seasons change. Growth happens along the way. Plants with deeper roots take longer to bloom. Stability gives them the strength to stay.
Progress happens naturally. Cheerful seeds are scattered around every day. Patience helps when results are slow. Colorful flowers help to brighten the way.
Think of your mind as a garden. What you focus on daily takes root. If you sprinkle seeds of positivity all around, negativity loses power over your thoughts. If weeds of worry and doubt try to spread, remove them right away. When left unaddressed, they’ll stunt your growth. They’ll only get in your way.
Fill your garden with seeds of faith. Water your flowers regularly, and make room for them to grow. In the same way, make space for positivity in your life. Water your dreams daily. Watch as they begin to bloom.
Consistency is key. Plant seeds. Be patient if results are slow. Give dreams time to grow.
Julie Barbera, author of the forthcoming book, Cracked Mirror, Clear Reflection
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