Economy is our Whole Souul Living Theme for January, which probably needs just a little introduction. In a sense, everything has some economy to it. Because, everything comes with trade-offs. E.B. White once wrote, “I wake each morning torn between two impulses: the impulse to savor the world, and the impulse to save it. It makes it hard to plan the day...”

Core Circle - WSL - Economy

Opening Reading:

"Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both

And be one traveler, long I stood and looked down one as far as I could to where it bent in the undergrowth;

Then took the other, as just as fair, and having perhaps the better claim,

Because it was grassy and wanted wear; though as for that the passing there had worn them really about the same,


Economy needs just a little explanation as a Whole Souul Living Theme. The idea is that everything, and every decision, has costs and benefits. In every moment, Life provides us with exactly two limited quantities to spend: Time and Energy. These will eventually be spent no matter what we do.