What if aging is truly a lie? – by Annie Gelfand

Aging is one of those topics you don’t hear many speak about. It seems that most older people I meet (and when I say older, I mean older than 70- LOL– with the exception of one older gentleman) impel on all of us their fixed points of view as if there is no choice about aging – like it’s natural to get arthritis, to lose your hair, to have aches and pains, to lose your memory, for your skin to sag – I could go on and on.

But what if none of that is actually true?

What if aging takes place BECAUSE we have fixed points of view?

What if we were willing, just for a moment (they will still be there when you get back, I promise), to let go of ALL our fixed points of view about aging? Would we still age? Would we still have to get sagging skin, wrinkles, aches and pains?

As I stand at the threshold of entering my sixties, I am struck with the fact that I still very much feel like I am in my twenties, only MUCH happier. I am still me. I will always be me, regardless of my numerological age.

I wonder if the next time you are in a conversation, would you be willing to watch for everywhere we are either impelling our own fixed points of view about aging (or anything for that matter) at others, or taking on their fixed points of view?

What if aging is truly a lie?

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This article was written by Annie Gelfand

Annie Gelfand, MBA, CPCC, MCC, CFMW --- Known by her clients as the "Intuition Whisperer", Annie is a "Professional Question Asker" and she will have you sitting on the edge of your seat, with remarkably intuitive questions which will facilitate your deep dive into your own awareness. She left a successful corporate career over three decades ago, and gave away everything she owned to study with a meditation master in the Himalayan Mountains of India for 8 years, as she is insatiably curious about life. Annie now works with both corporate and private teams, relationships and individuals, to offer a perspective that is much valued, and highly sought after. Working with Annie requires you to be devoted to making change happen. Annie has the gift of getting to the heart of the matter at the speed of light. Annie's credentials include: Master of Business Administration Degree, and over 30 years in business, Master Certified Coach credentialed member of the International Coach Federation. She is trained in Organization, and Relationship coaching, as well as being a Certified Professional Co- Active Coach. This trained Inner Systems Facilitator has almost 20 years experience as a coach, numerous volunteer board positions, and is a Co-designer/Co-Facilitator of the Master Coach Proficiency Mentoring Program. Annie assists her clients in identifying their “intuition”, the thing that gets them excited and engaged in their lives and to learn how to trust their inner wisdom. Trained in numerous healing modalities, Annie is also a speaker, writer, artist, reflexology instructor, professional question asker, cat-obsessed and creator of magnitude.


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