The most common form of despair is not being who you are.
I recently had the opportunity to speak at International Women’s Day. If you know anything about my journey, you’ll know that just 18 months ago I was terrified of public speaking – ice in my veins, no thoughts in my head kind of terrified. Why say yes?
Awareness creates choice. Vision fuels transformation. Courage moves us forward. These three together – awareness, vision and courage – birth aliveness and contribution.
What if I gave myself permission to stop for a few minutes and celebrate? What if I gave myself permission to be present and to enjoy what is here now?
What is it that makes a situation feel insurmountable, impossible, mountainous? I expect that what makes something feel that way is not what it is, but what is triggered within us.
Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom. Viktor E. Frankl
If you were going to think big, dream bigger and expand your capacity to believe, what would that look like? How would it change this day?