All too often, we stop short of our greatness and decide instead to blend with the crowd, lying to ourselves that we can accept personal mediocrity in exchange for “belonging.”
You can't take everything and everyone with you during a season of change, particularly if it's going to hamper your progress.
I am confident that as I move through the years, I am exactly where I'm supposed to be at all times, so long as choose to dance through life rather than sit it out.
Extend yourself some compassion; it can heal some nasty wounds and break even the strongest chains.
So, why share this with you? I share this to give others permission to seek this help if they need it.
The intellect, compassion, bravery and acceptance that we seek to find doesn't exist over some distant rainbow.
What good will come of you helping someone else if you yourself can't breathe?
It's okay to honor your worth, walk away and start over.
At all of five months old, my nephew is already schooling me on life.
When we are faced with major changes that disrupt the status quo, we could succumb to fear, bury our heads in denial, or wallow in the past-none of which is productive.