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Are You a Human Being or a Human Doing?

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Are You a Human Being or a Human Doing?

By Katta Mapes, Your Psycho-Spiritual Guide and Xplorer

“Doing is never enough when you neglect Being”

Eckhart Tolle

Are You a Human Being or a Human Doing? Let's dive into this never-ending existential question with a dash of humor and a sprinkle of wit!

Picture this: You find yourself at a crowded party, sipping on a questionable drink, when someone pops this mind-boggling question: "Are you a human being or a human doing?" *cue the dramatic music*

Well, let's break it down, shall we? A human being is like a zen master, aiming for inner peace and harmony. They effortlessly ponder the wonders of life, soak in every moment, and achieve a certain level of transcendence—probably while doing yoga poses in the Himalayas!

On the other hand, a human doing is like a personification of perpetual motion. They're the ones with never-ending to-do lists, mission impossible tasks, and a phone that screams notifications like a hyped-up parrot. They're the Energizer Bunny of the human world, fueled by caffeine and sheer determination.

Now, let's be honest. Most of us fall somewhere in the middle, with a tendency to lean towards being a human doing. We're constantly juggling responsibilities, jumping from one task to another like acrobats in Cirque du Soleil, just hoping we don't faceplant along the way.

But hey, it's not all doom and gloom! Embracing our inner human being is like finding a soothing oasis in our chaotic lives. It's about stepping back, taking a deep breath, and appreciating the simple joys that make us truly human, like enjoying a delicious slice of pizza (extra cheese, please!), laughing until our bellies ache, or embarrassing ourselves with terrible dance moves.

Here's a wild thought: maybe we can blend the best of both worlds. Imagine being a human who does things with intention, purpose, and a mischievous smile. We can be productive without losing our sense of wonder, accomplish our goals without taking ourselves too seriously, and find joy in this rollercoaster called life.

So, next time someone asks you if you're a human being or a human doing, give them a cheeky grin and say, "Darling, I'm the rare breed of a human do-bee! I do things with a sprinkle of silliness and a dash of serenity. It's all about balance, my friend!" *mic drop*

Remember, life is a crazy adventure, and it's okay to be a little bit of both—a human being and a human doing. Embrace the chaos, indulge in laughter, and let your inner charm shine through. After all, what's the point of being human if you can't enjoy the ride?

A Message to all Human BEings

P.S. In case you are wondering, Psycho-Spirituality is a blend of psychology and spirituality.

AWAKEN – become more aware


DISCOVER – explore all of who you are ~ human and soul


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