‘For me all it is…is the awareness in the moment that I am trying to control the uncontrollable. ‘
The other day a lovely person asked me a question in regards to surrendering. She asked if I actually say the words “I surrender.”
I thought this was a great question and it prompted me to take a look at what it actually means to me.
You hear ALL THE TIME in recovery – “Let it go!” “Turn it over!” “Surrender it!” “Give it to God.”
I explained that I do not say the actual words “I surrender.”
For me all it is…is the awareness in the moment that I am trying to control the uncontrollable. How do I know I am doing that….my physical body and mind tell me so. I feel angst and stress about whatever the situation is I am trying to control.
When I have had enough stress and angst in my body…I let the thing go. How do I do that….I switch my focus…
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