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Our Deepest Fear {Poetry Break}

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? – Marianne Williamson from A Return To […]

We Have What We Need

So, I was having a full on pity party the other night. It went something like: Poor me! {Fill in the blank} hasn’t happened. What’s wrong with me? Why are other people getting x, y, and z, but I’m not? I must not be good enough. I must not deserve it. Maybe if I try […]

I Have Everything I Need to Get Started

In Chapter 1 of Start Where You Are, Pema Chödrön writes: We already have everything we need. There is no need for self-improvement. The heavy-duty fearing that we’re bad and hoping that we’re good, the identities that we so dearly cling to, the rage, the jealousy and the addictions of all kinds never touch our […]

Change

“And the time came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anais Nin