In this wonderful 2 minute video, Alan Watts describes our predicament. It is designed by the animators of South Park.
I remember being in High School, desperate to get in to college, then in college desperate to go to University, then again desperate to get into a high flying city role.
The message is simple, life is a dance, life is music, life is what is happening right at this moment. Let us all try to be happier right now, enriching the present moment with our attention.
As Ram Dass put it Be here now….