Sometimes you’ve got that great idea. The story you wanna tell. The book you wanna write. The painting class you wanna take. The career change you wanna make. The new venture you wanna embark on. You get all excited. And then you ditch the idea. Because they won’t like it. They [...]
Somehow we got the idea that if we are perfect, we won’t be judged. Somehow we got the idea that if we play it safe, agree, say as they say, do as they do, like what they like, say the right thing, do the right thing, be the right kind of person, we [...]
It’s not because she frowned at what you said, that you’re silly. It’s not because he didn’t like your idea, that you’re stupid. It’s not because they are not interested in the things you are, that you are boring. It just means that she has got a different point of view. It just [...]
Sometimes we’re ashamed of our dreams. Because they seem so out-of-character and silly. Sometimes we’re ashamed of our strengths. Because we believe they’re weaknesses. Sometimes we’re ashamed of something we genuinely love. Because we seem to be the only ones. Sometimes we’re ashamed of not being interested in something. Because we [...]
“Oh no! That’s too silly.” We say. And we dismiss our brilliant idea, our audacious plan, our inspiring dream. What are you not allowing yourself to do because it’s “too silly”? This post is part of The August Break series. While I’m taking an August break to refuel and relax, to dream [...]
This won’t work. I’ll start tomorrow. I’ve got more important stuff to do right now. I don’t deserve that. That’s too foolish. Everybody will think I’ve gone crazy. I’m too old for this. I’m not experienced enough. Others are so much better. I’ve got nothing to contribute. They will never let me. I haven’t got [...]
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