New Normal? Are we there yet?

May be good news for some, and bad news for others – but there is no new normal to be attained – there never was. You can not go backwards moving forward. This may be a scary thought for those who have been waiting patiently for things to level off to some sort of normalcy.Continue reading “New Normal? Are we there yet?”

Life is Like That

Life is just like that – we take steps without really understanding who is the one walking and sometimes we need to look back to see truly how we arrived where we are standing. But for how much longer can we get away with living this way? I dare say time is running out onContinue reading “Life is Like That”

Florence Scovel Shinn Affirmations will Help You Release Burdens

If you haven’t heard of Florence Scovel Shinn, or her affirmations, well there’s no time like the present. She’s an avatar who was born in 1871 and her affirmations are timely and ‘work a treat’ when felt to ‘click in’ with the person stating them. The ‘click’ is an actual physical feeling as worry andContinue reading “Florence Scovel Shinn Affirmations will Help You Release Burdens”

Moving From Fear into Action and Engagement

At one point a few years ago, people who fear public speaking were coming into my awareness.  I can remember back when I had that same fear but was cured of it when the meeting-script binder was grabbed from my hands and literally tossed into the group by my trainer.  The group loved it andContinue reading “Moving From Fear into Action and Engagement”

Florence Scovel Shinn Affirmations: Turn Fear into Faith

In her book, The Power of the Spoken Word, Florence Scovel Shinn says: “Be Strong! Fear not: Fear is man’s only adversary.” She believes our word is our wand, filled with magic and power, and our word is the only weapon we can use to defeat our lions. “You face defeat whenever you are fearful!”Continue reading “Florence Scovel Shinn Affirmations: Turn Fear into Faith”

Facing Our Fear of the Dark

Darkness would have us believe it’s engaged in an all-out war with the light.  Is it true?  Is there actually a war going on between darkness and light?  Darkness (our own fear) would have us believe it will prevail, that it’s stronger than our light.  It uses our love against us and others by shuttingContinue reading “Facing Our Fear of the Dark”

Speaking up for Yourself – Easier Said Than Done!

This can be a very stressful decision – Do I speak up or say nothing? I have struggled with finding my voice for many years. I have also been healing that which stops me from speaking up for myself. My tendency would be to “stuff it” down and say nothing out of fear of reprisal.Continue reading “Speaking up for Yourself – Easier Said Than Done!”