Forgive Me

Last week I was having a conversation with a woman at my job. She said she’d done some things she wasn’t proud of and she believed everything happening in her life right now was payback for those missteps. She thought she was doomed to have a bad life because of the choices she made and…

You’re Not As Strong As You Look

While debriefing with my personal trainer he said, “you’re not as strong as you look.” His voice trembled a little when he said it. It seemed, he was trying not to hurt my feelings. He didn’t. Although I knew he was talking about my physical strength, deep down inside I knew I needed to work…

You Got This

Today I went indoor rock climbing. I felt good walking into the gym, had the opportunity to look at the walls and holds, and decided I was going to have the victory! The first time I went climbing I was with my mentee. She was around 15 or 16 years old and I thought this…

Fear of Flying

I woke up early this morning to fly home. While at the airport, I overheard a woman chatting with a young woman about her upbringing. The older woman, we’ll call her Shirley, was kind enough to give the younger woman her number and said she could call her if she was in town again. Wow….