I don’t think people intentionally hold back in their lives. Not at first, at least. I think it’s a slippery slope that begins with one decision at a time.
- “Oh, I won’t tell my partner this bothers me because it’s so small and not worth it.”
- “Oh, I won’t go back to school because the kids are still small and I need the money.”
- “Oh, I’ll start that blog tomorrow. Now’s just not a good time.”
- “Oh, I’ll just have one more chocolate croissant. I’ll start that diet tomorrow.”
I must confess. I’m guilty of the last one.
Then one day the issue reaches full manifestation and you find yourself waking up and saying, “Where has my life gone? How have I been so blind to this status quo misery that I am now painfully aware of?”
The signs were there all the time, boo boo. You were just too busy to recognize them.Read More