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Excite Yourself…

In How to be a Princess on July 5, 2007 at 12:52 am

June 29, 2007
Capturing The Thrill
Do What Excites You

Each human life has the potential to be dramatic, thrilling, and awe-inspiring. Our lives are, in truth, ours to design. Each day, we make choices that influence the character of our experiences, and our decisions determine whether our paths are rousing or tedious, breathtaking or tiresome. We can create an exciting life by simply doing what excites us whenever the opportunity presents itself. Your passions may ebb and flow, and what excites you one year may not excite you the next, but when you make excitement a regular part of your existence, life becomes more fun and more fulfilling.

If you are somebody that tends to live practically, excitement may overwhelm you at first. To ease the anxiety that prevents you from incorporating all that you find exciting into your life, acknowledge that you are alive right now in this time and every moment matters. When you choose to do more of what excites you, even if your choices requires you to make certain sacrifices, your daily life will soon be imbued with exhilaration, pleasure, and optimistic anticipation.

To understand what excites you, you may need to observe and ponder your reaction to the activities, events, circumstances, and concepts that make up your life. What makes your pulse race, what makes you want to get out of your chair and take action? Try to avoid getting too wrapped up in life’s details; their tedium may cause you to plod through your existence unaware of prospective excitement. Once you have created a substantial list of what excites you, find ways to integrate each item into your routine. You will soon find yourself riding a wave of excitement that lifts you up and makes life truly worth living. What excites you in your life?


  1. that’s awesome. I actually still have this one in my yahoo inbox – which means I haven’t “filed” it yet because I want to post it to my blog. ya beat me to it. πŸ˜›

    actually I have six in my inbox right now. the daily om’s have been really, really good lately. this one and “finding your joy” from 7/2 are making me think about following my dreams again… πŸ™‚

  2. and these dreams you are currently not following would be…….. lol πŸ˜€

  3. hm. well I have two currently. one is yours. πŸ˜‰ to go to culinary school. but sometimes, as with many many endeavors of mine in the past, I wonder if I will stick to it or if it is just a current infatuation.

    the other one though… I’ll email you cause I think I would actually like to hear your reaction to it. if ya don’t mind. πŸ™‚

  4. yes! email it to me for SURE!!! and yes…the Gemini curse of fleeting infatuations. hard to tell the difference sometimes, innit?

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