We hear a lot, here and there, about creating a “mentality of abundance.” We read much about how we need to create an “abundance mindset.”
Abundance! Abundance! Abundance! Scream the hype-men, the carnival-barkers, the chest-beaters. It is a tiresome pantomime. All under the circus big-top.
Step right up, ladies and gentlemen!
Which is fine, as far as it goes, I suppose. I’m a firm believer in abundance, and its mentality. I want to roll in abundance, if I can. I want to eat and drink of it. If I can.
Gorge myself on it.
But when I hear too much of this abundance talk, I want to grind a grapefruit into someone’s face. I want to say to the chest-beaters and carnival-barkers: take your abundance mentality and shove it up your ass. I prefer a defiant mentality. My will is my abundance. Continue reading