The Heart Check

The starting point for effortlessly leading yourself and others.

Thrive invites voices from many spheres to share their perspectives on our Community platform. Community stories are not commissioned by our editorial team, and opinions expressed by Community contributors do not reflect the opinions of Thrive or its employees. More information on our Community guidelines is available here.

You have a decision to make,

an opportunity to consider.

Research gathered,

references checked,

courses of action assessed,

advice heard,

SWOT completed,

call to the universe made.

Check, check, check.

Check, check, check.

The answer is still unknown.

Time’s passing and you start to feel it.

Something shifts and all the things you checked fall away.

Suddenly you know, from somewhere inside.

That space between your heart and your gut.

In an instant, it’s clear.

An instant.

Through a check of the heart, you know.

Nothing done, barely any time passed.

And check. There it is.

Ah, that was simple.

What if next time you started there?

The heart check.

Originally published at medium.com

We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.