Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear. Mark Twain It’s so funny how many of us, me included, have gotten into the habit of straying away from the things we fear. How did we get to the place of fearing anyhow? Most of the time it’s based on what […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The end result of a goal reached, an intention achieved, a life-long plan coming into existence is a great accomplishment. Some are celebrated formally (graduation, weddings, funerals, etc) while some are personal (# of days sober, # of days eating healthy, or # of days of positive self-talk). No matter what you’re looking to accomplish, once […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented fabulous? Actually, who are you NOT TO BE? We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. As as we […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
So NICE that I had to post this again today. Keep your heads up, stay in the game, keep your eyes focused on what’s to come! It’s been a challenging couple of months and I’m telling you… I wanted to give up, throw in the towel, throw my pity party – you can come, but […]Continue Reading... 5 Comments.
“Not EVERYTHING that is FACED can be changed UNTIL it is FACED” ~ James Baldwin ~ Have you ever watched a scary movies through your fingers, or better yet behind your hand? Your heart is pounding, the imagery, sounds, even the music in the movie has created a sense of fear. You say to yourself” […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
“Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. The courage to continue is what counts.” ~ Winston Churchill ~ How many of us believe the opposite of this quote? Some of us get to a point where we’ve reached the “pinnacle” of success and find ourselves stalled out where the rest of us fear failure […]Continue Reading... 6 Comments.
“Courage is resistance of fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear” ~Mark Twain~ Interesting that fear and courage are not mutually exclusively… if anything this quote gives you permission to allow fear to be your friend as you step through the uncontrollable and often unpredictable waters of courage. Here’s to courageously taking on new […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Monday, October 29, 2012 So now that we’re in the midst of the storm – in the silence, the loss of power brings, it’s amazing how we choose to spend our time. I’m sitting here writing in my journal by candlelight praying that all will be well. Mother Nature and her fury, playing itself out […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
One week ago last year, the NorthEast experienced one of the most impactful storms that we had ever experienced, at least in my lifetime. As we draw nearer to the end of hurricane season and enter into another season of Thanksgiving, I’m reminded of last year’s storm and how it’s indicative to any storm in our lives. […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.