The Seven Stones Blog

Commitment, on anniversary eve

By Shea Adelson

On this anniversary eve
I feel surprised by how committed I feel,
Since commitment for me has felt the most foreignest of all the values,
Or Stones, we call them:

Love • Purpose • Wisdom • Community • Joy • Truth • Commitment

What a journey commitment has been
These 8 years, what a powerful backdrop to this learning
Marriage – and children – has provided.

In marriage, like anything, I discovered the

Power of commitment resides in the quality of attention.
What I attend is what I am committed to.
I am committed to what I direct and rest my attention on.

More on resting in attention next week … until then …

What are you attending to?

Where is your attention? 

What are you committed to?


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