“In between here, the person that you have always been, and here, the person that you know you must someday become, lies a vast, wild, dangerous, unexplored territory that you are going to have to figure out how to navigate safely.The only way I’ve seen anyone get from here to there with their dignity, and their soul, and their perspective intact,is when they decide to regard that journey as a great and epic quest…as the single most important mission of their life. Once you cross that barrier into the new, you can never go back.” ~Elizabeth Gilbert
It doesn't seem that long ago that I was bound up in fear and lack of belief in myself.
I have to admit that I cried when I watched this video back before uploading. It is really emotional, watching myself process my inner journey of overcoming fear, growth, discovery, becoming, and trust—and oh how scared I was to trust—and ultimately how it has translated in my every day reality. If you’ve never experienced such a profound inner revolution against your doubts and fears, I hope you will keep reading (and watching).
I have (and I believe we all have) these crossroads over the course of my life where I felt a strong sense of being directed to do crazy-ass stuff! I mean REALLY CRAZY! Like, once my husband and I were inwardly and simultaneously directed to sell a big, beautiful house in the country that we had just built with all our best efforts over the course of 4 years, and to give most of the large amount of equity away to orphan...