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Are We Meant to Push Past Being Stuck?

It is hard to feel stuck and unmotivated. Especially in matters of career and business. Not only are things not progressing but we may also feel like we are letting ourselves down by not taking action. There is such a thing as being in the flow. This is when we are flooded with inspiration. It flows freely accompanied by the drive to take action. I have found in the past that these experiences come along with bursts of energy. Taking action feels more like a rush or a buzz. As with many things there is no black-and-white answer to this question. I can only share my experience and hope that it helps someone. I have found that the lull of activity is there for a reason. Maybe it's time to take a break or focus on other areas of life. Pushing against the stagnancy often times leads to poor results. Whatever you come up with during that time is probably not going to be your best work. This, in combination with the lack of productivity can feel very depressing. I feel that during these times productivity can be found in other areas. Maybe we need to focus on her health or well-being. There's usually some other area of life calling our attention. There could be more information we need before we can move forward in a successful way. It's important that we treat ourselves with kindness when this happens and refrain from judgment and criticism. This would just be adding fuel to the fire of negativity that you are already feeling. When we live and the flow of serving our purpose in the world there will be work but it's usually enjoyable and effortless. When I'm in the flow of creativity and productivity I enjoy every minute of it even when it requires long hours. If you are experiencing struggles and it's simply means that it is not “go time”. When you feel stuck,