My Deepest Fear… Is that I am Powerful Beyond Measure.
*My deepest fear is not that I am inadequate.
My deepest fear is that I am powerful beyond measure.
It is my light not my darkness that most frightens me.
I ask myself, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented and fabulous?
Actually, Who am I not to be?
Who are YOU not to be?
This was the question I had to, no chose to answer and face for myself recently as I stood on stage, in front of 80 women, most of whom I did not know, and very purposely, and ritually, had my hair cut then shaved off as I shared some of my most vulnerable secrets of my life – Why? I knew in my soul I had OLD stuff to face, own and let go, and because so often in my life I looked around at the powerful women in my life, women I looked up to who seemed to have it all together, and wondered what made them different from me. Continue reading →
Yesterday, last night really, I found my self very present once again to one of the most painful moments of my life. Many years ago, someone very near and dear to me had attempted to commit suicide. I remember when I received the call – it was actually a message on my machine. It was well before the days of cellphones find anyone anywhere… I remember the message saying something like “if you care,…” The person that left me that message had no idea how much I cared, and they were in as much pain as I was, if not more, because they were the ones that found her. Continue reading →
Connecting the Dots, we try to do it looking forward in our lives, but really we can only do it looking backwards. At some point as we strive for our dreams, and look ahead to the future for the path to take, we realize all we have going forward is faith, and trust. Trust in ourselves, our guts, our instincts, our higher power.
It's time, now more than ever to lean in, to trust yourself, and to take that first step, and then the next, and the next. Soon, you will begin to see and realize your dreams coming true. In ways you never imagined. It's time ladies and gentlemen, You can do this.
So I leave you with this to tonight… many years ago I left home in order to survive… and as I've transitioned into my Jubilee year, and into 2014 & the year of the horse I have come to realize that for all these years I have been surviving… and I know in my heart that the time for simply surviving has come to an end and it is now time to step into the time for living… living from my heart & my passion…I am at peace and looking forward to this next part of my journey here on earth…
Where in your life are you simply “Surving”? How long has it been?
In the words of my Aunt Jo… ” You Only Live Once….” I've never forgotten those words… and now it's time to live… Truly Time to live…