we were born with two innate fears – that of falling, and of loud noises. all the rest are learned. become a good unlearner. solvitur ambulando
it’s not just about motivation. if your only reason to do something is “i should…” there’s other work to be done first….
utterly ridiculous, and deeply damaging, this fear-based idea has infected our world in many different ways, none of them holistic and functional….
the saying goes “adversity builds character”. i want to expand on that notion: adversity challenges accepted limits, and demands expansion based on latent strengths and characteristics more aligned with our true selves. our society is utterly drowned in cowardice, fear, superficiality and politics. we are at the whim of special characters, certainly. it turns the…
“Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.” ~ Kahlil Gibran pain, is one of those four-letter words that encompasses many things. it means different things at different times, triggers an assortment of feelings and emotions, and, ultimately, teaches – always. this is the nature of contrast. fear, and pain, are…
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