“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” – Albert Einstein

Thursday, January 12, 2012
I've been getting into some mind exercises lately involving visualization. It's so powerful that I feel great about myself after every session. Sometimes I psych myself out so much that I'm too excited and energized to get to sleep. I should probably start doing these sessions in the morning. -_- Haha! Anywho, I wanted to share some great articles about this technique to help you improve your everyday life. Remember, you CAN DO IT! And if you ever start getting upset, or sad, or anxious, and you consciously realize it, start repeating an affirmative phrase over and over in your head. It may take a while, sometimes 20 times, sometimes 700 times plus 40 mins of meditation and visualization. Make your life a little easier and a lot more fun!

Also, if you need an extra boost, just play this in your head/car/ipod/laptop. I find Bruce Almighty to be incredibly appropriate for this theme...also, I just laughed my rear-end off. Hee hee ^-^

Some links to help you on your way:

"Thoughts, if powerful enough, are accepted by our subconscious mind, which then changes our mindset accordingly, as well as our habits and actions, and this brings us into contact with new people, situations and circumstances."
 Creative Visualization

How to Visualize Your Success - Tim Brownson
[I liked his piece, and the last 2 paragraphs were solid.]

4 Stories of Successful Visualization - Marelisa

How to Increase and Sustain Positive Emotions: The Effects of Expressing Gratitude
and Visualizing Best Possible Selves
[.pdf link to Sonya & Kennon's study in The Journal of Positive Psychology]

There are a ton more articles out there, you just have to pop in the right keywords into Google!
Have a marvellous day!

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5 comments on "“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” – Albert Einstein"
  1. very interesting, I'll have to check it out! and I love the photo, you're gorgeous :)

    <3 Alison

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