Holding Back on Taking Your Next Step? Stop Discounting the Power of Your Inner Voice!

There is an interplay that takes place with your inner awareness, your actions and the Universal energetic life force. When you are contemplating change of any kind, this interaction creates a flow that moves you forward or pulls you back.
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You can read all the books, follow all the steps, write affirmations to the moon and back, but unless you begin to feel this invisible, yet palpable buzz, this infinite force that flows through you and connects you to all that is, you will spend your life searching. -- Pam Grout

Is is time to move ahead with your new project? But... You're caught on pause, unsure if the ducks you've lined up just so are enough. When you still yourself you feel pulled by your desire. Stuck on pause you feel pushed.


There is an interplay that takes place with your inner awareness, your actions and the Universal energetic life force. When you are contemplating change of any kind, this interaction creates a flow that moves you forward or pulls you back.

Inner guidance is real. Using inner guidance you are moved through life with purpose and direction. Inner guidance invites you into an intimate dialogue with life. It may show up as a glimmer, an idea or a picture. You actively receive the invitation by your willingness to explore it. Then, as you pay attention to what emerges, you begin to give it form. Your next action determines the potential of this dialogue.

You can choose to ignore the inner call, discounting its value. If you choose the path of not-trust, you will always be looking outside of you for the "right" answer, lacking confidence in your steps.

Choosing to pay attention, explore and take action allows you to search deep within yourself to research how this idea applies to your life. This is deliberate action taken to uncover and explore. In taking action, you are no longer a "victim of life's circumstance," or subject to the "whims of fate."

Build A Lasting Relationship

Through inner research, you build a lasting relationship between your vision and the energy available to bring it into manifestation. You cement a bond with the idea, that you can explore further in the future. You've now given this idea energy and a life force towards manifestation.

There are questions to consider and steps to take. As the picture or idea unfolds, you will have additional questions that will give substance and detail along with action to be taken.

Be patient. It takes practice to pay attention and take action in this way. It requires willingness to take direction from your inner voice. As you work with life this way, you develop an intimate relationship with your inner voice. With trust, your voice grows stronger. You learn to count on it to guide your actions, taking steps with confidence.

Let your feeling body guide you. You connect with the feeling body when you pay attention to your moment to moment experience. It's your bodily sensations and awareness of energy. As you establish this dynamic of inner directed exploration, you will build a new way of living. Your creativity and individuality blend with your inner voice.

Undermining yourself stops the natural flow of your creativity. Are you willing to take a risk to listen and follow your inner voice?

I'd love to hear what you discover and how you create!

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Provocative speaker, author and Master Facilitator, Laurie Seymour, M.A., knows that life's deepest answers shine through when you get quiet and connect with your inner resources. She has spent decades studying and working with energy systems dedicated to inner focus, manifesting potential and self-mastery. Her research proved that unlocking your potential was more powerful than believing you needed fixing. So what did she do? She left her career as a psychotherapist to found The Baca Journey, inviting, inspiring and igniting her clients and students to claim the resonance of their own wisdom.

Because once they learn to trust their inner voice they have the foundation for everything they dream about creating in the world. They shine from the inside-out, confident in their actions.


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