Thinking about the games of hide and go seek that I played as a child made me think about how I've chosen to hide, rather than step out and pursue opportunities because I don't want to step out on a limb for fear that it might get cut off from under me. Living like this will ensure that I don't get hurt but it will also ensure that I am not able to achieve anything, because there's no ROI on anything hidden.
As I grow older (and hopefully, wiser) I am learning the value of letting things go, letting go of things that are toxic, or just discomfiting, because I no longer have room on my little boat for excess baggage. And because I'm not looking for trouble, or complication, or drama. Truth be told, it's always... Continue Reading →