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A Few Things to Make Peace With

Something I read today and thought of sharing......

Becoming Unafraid: 4 Things to Make Peace With

By Donna Brazile

O, The Oprah Magazine
From the July 2010 issue of O, The Oprah Magazine.

Fear is one of the worst, and most limiting, emotions in life. It's also a fact. We're all unsettled by something—after Katrina and all the hurricanes I grew up with in New Orleans, my greatest concern is rising water. But I think life is a process of moving items from the "scared of" to the "not scared of" list. So, you know what I'm not worried about anymore?

Failure. It doesn't exist. "Failure" is just what happens when we lose perspective. I thought I'd failed when I got fired as deputy field director for the Dukakis campaign. If I'd known then that I needed to go through that in order to be ready to manage the Gore campaign, I would've seen it for what it was: an unavoidable low point, no more or less important than the experiences I c…

Welcome That New Chapter!

Call it August 1st , Monday Morning, 6am, a Birthday, whatever moment in time you associate with beginning anew.....Go For It!!  Welcome That New Chapter in your life even when you're not sure what to call it or where to begin writing.  And remember to acknowledge any new set of rules needed for your new chapter.  So many times we go into new periods in our lives using the same mentalities, excuses, rules etc. that we used in earlier periods of life but this chapter may have come to help you conquer fear, enforce integrity, redefine love...etc. etc. so be sure to embrace the moment and the challenge!  Begin anew and resurface a new person!!

Be Absolutely Blessed,

NaTisha Renee
your Emotional Life Coach