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The Need to Reach

When the need to reach for something arises it’s because the mind is entrapped to that particular need. Until this is seen you will remain entrapped to the needed fulfillment of the next thing reached for…

You will never find the fulfillment you’re seeking if you’re entrapped to the needing of that fulfillment. Fulfillment is something that’s already within you, but because of the way your mind is conditioned, you get trapped in the need that fulfillment is something outside of you. This entrapment makes the needed fulfillment you’re seeking impossible to satisfy; this is also the reason you constantly need something from the outside. Until this is seen you will remain trapped to the needing thought of fulfillment in the next thing reached for. Alcohol, gambling, drugs, sex, social status, programs, therapy, self help books, god, and on and on, these are proof you’re entrapped. I can’t stress this enough as this entrapment has to be seen if you are to experience true fulfillment in your life.

It’s impossible to think your way to fulfillment, what has to happen if fulfillment is to be experienced is there has to be an understanding of why you’re not fulfilled; that you aren’t fulfilled is only because of the inability to just be. When the need to reach for something arises, the entrapment to the need begins; this is a vicious cycle that’s very difficult to break free from. Fulfillment isn’t something attained or achieved so it’s in doing less that you are fulfilled. Too many people get lost in trying to attain fulfillment, but it’s something that’s already within; the binding need about attaining fulfillment needs to be discarded so you can see this. This is not easy to notice, but I write so being entrapped to needing can be seen for what it is; the reason why you aren’t fulfilled…