Saturday, May 08, 2010

Fish?!

Quite unexpectedly, swimming is evolving into a full blown meditation that is opening exciting doors. Today, in our backyard tiny pool, I had an amazing experience ... of totally letting go, relaxing, and floating, to the extent that for a few short minutes I experienced being a fish ...

Well, the exhaustion from two hours of tennis and a bottle of beer was not inconsequential either :)))

2 comments:

  1. I miss swimming... it IS so relaxing...

    BTW, see how you cannot use "giving up" in your sentence. That's why I said giving up is different from letting go...

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  2. Why do you "MISS" swimming? The big IMPE (or CRC) indoor pool is at your toe tip :)

    I understand your point ... but I was playing with words, and on top of that, it was a feeling ... I was facing an important decision and one option was like letting go, where it could be interpreted as giving up

    Some times, you have to let go of something important, something that you may be really attached too, but at the same time, you may also feel that you are giving up, your dreams, who you are ...

    Hope this makes some sense, as I said, it was an "experience" and words do not always do justice to experiences :)

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