Damon Davis said fear is contagious but so is courage.
(Estimated reading time 3 minutes) At one time or another, most of us experience pain as a result of interactions with other people – sometimes that pain is focused on a particular experience. Those weighty incidents, the swirl of words, can continue to have power over us many years later as if we’re somehow stuck […]
(Estimated reading time 2 minutes) A couple of week’s ago I ordered a bookshelf for my home office – the kind that comes in a box with a lot of pieces. In the past, I have to admit that I have never put together anything like that. I normally look to others around me who […]
(Estimated reading time 3 minutes) This week I’m diving headlong into overcoming one of my long standing fears – public speaking. I went to my first Toastmasters meeting, did a video which I shared on Facebook and will be attending my first Canadian Association of Professional Speakers (CAPS) event by the time this blog posts. […]
(Estimated reading time 2 minutes) I had the opportunity to be a guest on a radio show this week. I agreed to do it not because I felt confident but because I’m learning how to lean into courage. I have to tell you that in the days following my “yes” and leading up to the […]
(Estimated reading time 1 1/2 minutes) Here’s a game changing question I asked myself this week. WHAT WOULD YOU DO DIFFERENTLY IF YOU KNEW YOU WOULD NOT FAIL? For me this question opened up the possibility of future options I had not yet considered. For some reason asking the question this way stripped away the […]
(Estimated reading time 2 minutes) Some months back I decided to join a group of friends who were going to do a painting class – we were to go to a local restaurant and have dinner and then paint a picture. I honestly didn’t think much about the painting, I just thought a night out […]