To Be Known

A while back… I wrote a post about the three things all people need… to be heard… to be understood… to be loved. I stand by that list today… but I want to add one to it… to be known. Not just to have people recognize us on the street… but to know us at the core of who...

Litany of Fears

You have to figure out what you want…what you have…and what you’re willing to do about it. ~Bertha That’s…Bertha’s…prompting to me this morning…and…what I found as I contemplated her questions…was…that I wasn’t clear on the first step… what do I want…I want this…but...

High Stepping…

  This morning…Bertha…whispered this fact to me… The number one cause of failure…is…the fear of failure… Now…she didn’t have any statistics to back that up…she hasn’t done any fancy studies…but…her logic made sense…it went something like this… When I’m afraid of...

Feeling Emotional…

Bertha…wants to talk about…feelings…today…but…I’m just not feeling it…to which she laughs and says that I am proving her point… I am not my feelings… She reminds me…when I feel angry…that I am not anger…I’m just experiencing an emotion…and…that if I allow it to…it...