Posts tagged authenticity
A Deep Breath and a Shift

I am about to take a dive into the deep end. I’m about to share with you something significant and personal because you and I share a mutual commitment to live authentically, to lead with integrity and to be the best possible version of ourselves so we can do the work we are meant to do.

I hear the voice of fear nagging at me. “What if they don’t like it?  What if they think I’m wasting my talent? What if they think I’m crazy? What it they leave me? What if I lose all my income as a result?  What if they lose confidence in me?  What will they think of me?”

"When we understand, we are at the center of the circle and there we sit while YES and NO chase each other around the circumference."  Chuang-Tzu

If I cannot stand in the center, in my authenticity and in my commitment, how could I ever ask you to do the same?  The only grounding I have in times like these is to stand in the center and observe the inner conversations of my mind go around and around, going nowhere. I know that my power is in the center so I must stand there and be true.

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