If you pictured your life as a movie, would it be easier to see the patterns and decide exactly what you needed to do to get to the best, most satisfying resolution?
When we watch a movie, we expect conflict. In fact without it, the movie would be boring with no real point . It would just be a series of people doing everyday things and that’s not very interesting at all. Throw in some obstacles, some hurdles and that’s what keeps us engaged. We want to see what the main character will do and what happens as a result of their actions.
One of the great things about watching a movie is that we can be armchair experts. It is so obvious, sometimes, what the main character should do or what they are missing. We get the view from above, the god view, so to speak and while interested, we are not involved. [Read more…]