Hong Kong is the perfect collision of East and West, offering the most perfect escape for anyone wanting to lose themselves in a city or even escape in nature.
It’s been a week that I’ve been in Maui hanging out with a dear friend that I met over a year ago on this same island. He’s helped me overcome fears, encouraged me to be open-minded and intellectually challenges me. I usually give him credit as one of the people in my life who…
“Everything As It Should Be.” 364 days later, the morning gives way to a heart full of happiness, love and blessings.
So now I am asking myself…am I afraid of singing or am I afraid of failing at singing? I probably sounded terrible and there were probably a few blown ear drums in the neighborhood. But at that point, I didn’t care that I sounded AWFUL.
The power of Yet. I’m not there “Yet”. We’re not there “Yet.” Another perspective on Failiure – instead of failing, perhaps you just haven’t gotten there “yet.” (More on this concept here). Some may say that the power of “yet” means you just delay failure’s inevitable. But what if the power of “yet” was…
The world feels smaller and more familiar. We start to realize and understand the magnitude of our mortality, humanity and we are able to see our commonalities regardless of continent.
We take the world into our hearts, minds and feelings. We Wander.
And with her words, she made me realize that I should be proud of my ENFJ. Be proud of my virtues and my vices.
I can’t control how or whether those around me will be happy. I can’t believe that I am the answer to anyone’s happiness. But I can give. I can offer up my heart. I can offer kindness. I can offer up my efforts.
Did you know that when you step outside of your comfort zone, the neurons in your brain can form stronger connections?
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Thank You. I’m speechless. And flattered. And sooo grateful. I love the idea and the sense that through writing, we make the world feel smaller than it really is – it really feels like such an embracing Global affection.
If we only feel that we can be truly HAPPY whenever we experience life in perfection or abundance, we seem to sell the rest of life short. It is tragic for us to not take advantage of the 86,400 seconds in a day to SELFISHLY CHOOSE to be happy if just for a fleeting second.
While that moment of vulnerability was only for a few moments (with someone I hardly know), I feel so exposed and uncomfortable. I think of the quote, “The fear of looking stupid is holding you back.” I’ve already crossed the bridge of looking stupid so now, I have to choose whether I want to stay looking stupid or if I want to choose to exit this state.