The Pull of What You Really Love

“Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.”– Rumi

blog picI have been thinking today about this thought: that it is good to know and to pursue what we truly love. As a writer, I definitely love writing because it is beauty in the making, taking shape as I create it. I enjoy editing because it refines what is rough and turns it into a pleasing form. I even enjoy proofreading, because it corrects tiny wrongs and allows you to see what is right more clearly.

But this quote from Rumi is about more than just writing, and I’ve been musing on that too. What are the things I really love? As I identify these things, I am actually naming who I truly am as an individual. I am delving into the depths of ME and drawing…

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