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“Yesterday is ashes. Tomorrow wood; Only today the fire burns brightly.”
— Native American saying
What you have to work with in the present may seem weird, unexpected, incomplete, but those are just ego judgments. Your job is always to work with what is present in the moment, whatever it is. Engage what the moment offers and the fire of life will burn brightly.
and Kill the Time Grid and Fire up your Life
If painful memories of the past are keeping you from engaging in the present see: Adhesions and Timelines of the Unconscious
If focus on the future is keeping you from engaging the present see:
Clocktime Metastasizes Toward 2012
See also writings on the Warrior Stance
For a more conscious alternative to time management and an alternative to the modern time sickness read Time-Shifting, an article by Stephan Rechtschaffen and consider reading the book Timeshifting as well.
Finally, some take nowness too far and make being in the present into a kind of religion, as if it were an answer for everything. See:
Author Eckart Tolle Denounces the Power of Now