Originally Posted by CaterpillarWoman
For the record, I didn't choose this path. It unfolded on its own. All I have ever done is surrender when it became clear that resistance and struggle were futile and would get me nowhere. I am not all special or noble or wonderously wise and holy or in any position to judge. It's not something you choose. It's just something with which you, for whatever reason, are blessed.
Every spiritual path traveler will probably come to this conclusion at one point of her journey. I am an economist by training and would add that as we move into a knowledge society where you are rewarded by your creativity and the human connections you establish, being a spiritual path traveler is helping your bank account as well.