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What visualizations to you use when you see yourself being materially abundant?

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What visualizations to you use when you see yourself being materially abundant?

I am looking for people to share their visualizations of abundance.

What visualizations to you use when you see yourself being materially abundant?
How do you color these visualizations with emotion?
Do you include a visualizatioin of yourself trading with ease and perfection?

Other ideas?

Thanks in advance.

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The thread started as a request for others to share their visualizations. I had thought that perhaps 30 or 40 would post actual examples of:
visualizations they use
visualizations they have found on the net that they liked especially visualizations of great traders

"I am looking for examples other traders use for material abundance and examples of trading excellence."

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trading successfully example - options @whatnext
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...abundant.html#post325623

visualize the things that financial abundance would bring. (house, car etc) @superpete
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...abundant.html#post325970

trading with excellence
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-2.html#post326340

what it victory would look like (house on lake, canoe, friends, activities and travels
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-2.html#post420037

ponder on how wealth is created
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-2.html#post420040

Guided imagery Dr Emmett Miller @marin
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-2.html#post420290

Five fears blocking success
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-2.html#post420392

setting up your day
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-3.html#post545547

Imagine a scene that would make you feel abundant @TickedOff
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-3.html#post546041

morning conditioning of your mind for happiness
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-4.html#post546238

trading in the flow example
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-4.html#post546259

Establishing the tone of your outlook - from Peale
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-4.html#post546349

"bad" might be a "good" in disguise (silver lining)
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-4.html#post546357

building mental capital
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-4.html#post546564

Breaking the blocks
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-4.html#post546569

Changing the Standing Orders (deep seated beliefs)
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-5.html#post546572

how to do visualization -You dont need to believe at first, just play with it TickedOff
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-5.html#post546591

indifferent to outcome, just focused on getting the process right. Beautiful fishing @suko
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-5.html#post546721

5 key fears
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-2.html#post420392

Dollars floating from the sky
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-3.html#post420735


Blocks and visualization sabotaging
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-5.html#post546571

Creating the tone Norman Vincent Peale
https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/27231-what-visualizations-you-use...undant-4.html#post546238


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Can't wait...


to see how this develops. GREAT question. Seldom is there a question to which I can not respond without serios cognative effort. I'll be back. DB

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I hope everyone contributes their visualization


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to see how this develops. GREAT question. Seldom is there a question to which I can not respond without serios cognative effort. I'll be back. DB

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Great! I'm looking forward to hearing what you come back and also everyone to contribute what visualization they use.

Good trading to everyone.
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Sometimes day dreaming of perfectly timed deep OTM options, going through on all the winners called, with none of the losers. Replaying history with hindsight doesn't seem like a very good answer - so interested in hearing others.

I stay grounded in expectations based on my circumstance - maybe it's limiting.

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not an example

I looked on the net for examples - I guess I'm not very good with the search engines.
Perhaps others can look as well. There has to be some traders who have posted their
visualizations.

Here is someone's idea of the process

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Sometimes day dreaming of perfectly timed deep OTM options, going through on all the winners called, with none of the losers. Replaying history with hindsight doesn't seem like a very good answer - so interested in hearing others.

I stay grounded in expectations based on my circumstance - maybe it's limiting.

Thanks.

There doesn't seem to be a thank-you button on the thread so thanks for contributing
(Is OTM out-of The Money =?)

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There doesn't seem to be a thank-you button on the thread so thanks for contributing

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There doesn't seem to be a thank-you button on the thread so thanks for contributing
(Is OTM out-of The Money =?)

NP - almost deleted - not much of a contribution. The clip I found on visualizations didn't seem like a good representation - but seems crazy enough to possibly help (whatever works). Should have just waited for Wildman's follow up.

Yup on the OTM. Catch up with you soon.

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I visualize what I will do with the money, not the trading itself. House, car, beach...

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