This post is dedicated to all the people pleasers out there who want to put smiles on everyones faces even if their skin is scalded, their limbs fall off and all their blood is drained out, as a result. I was one of you, dear friends. As a child I had a chronic fear of… Continue reading Learning to say No
So, ages ago when I was 21 (I can hear your gasps guys, I too am confused about the mix up in my birth certificate) I had a picture of the kind of person I would be at the end of my twenties – from professional achievements to personal victories.
I plan to keep todays Fearless Friday short and sweet. It was inspired by the quotation below. Someone can be madly in love with you and still not be ready. They can love you in a way you have never been loved and still not join you on the bridge. And whatever their reasons you must leave.… Continue reading Self Respect
One of the biggest inhibitors to living a life of purpose and passion is worrying too much what others will think and letting that fear affect your choices. What would you be doing if you only had 30 days to live? What is most important to you in life? What legacy do you want to… Continue reading Stop Caring What Others Think
1.CHALLENGING MYSELF TO DO SOMETHING POTENTIALLY USEFUL/MEANINGFUL/BEAUTIFUL IS INTRINSICALLY VALUABLE EVEN IF I FAIL AT IT. Anything from starting a business to entering a dance competition. People may laugh at you or think you’re a failure but its all about the big picture. You stepped out of your comfort zone(I hate that expression but its… Continue reading 5 things I wish I had known when I was younger
“The eyes of others our prisons; their thoughts our cages.” Virginia Woolf I’ve been in full on fiction mode for the past few months neglecting my stream of consciousness roots. I miss that time, years ago when I unleashed words like projectile vomit onto a page. I wrote a lot of stream of consciousness pieces… Continue reading Fear of what others think
This is the first of my weekly Fearless Friday posts! They aim to ENCOURAGE, UPLIFT and INSPIRE. Get ready to feel great!! Theres something magical about doing what you were born to do- having a job you truly love. Most of us feel that it’s a luxury we cant afford or that we just dont… Continue reading Finding your purpose
The videos below provide a fresh perspective on the craft as well as useful tips and encouragement for aspiring writers. They have personally been very useful to me. 1. Elizabeth Gilbert ‘Your elusive creative genius’ – The author of ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ discusses the fears that come with being a creative person and concept of… Continue reading 5 videos all aspiring writers/authors/novelists must watch