The Magic of Not Knowing

The Magic of Not Knowing

Here’s a lesson I keep learning, forgetting, and learning all over again: The place of not knowing is where the magic happens. I used to think that life’s possibilities were limited to what I could think up. If I didn’t see a possibility, it didn’t exist. If I couldn’t plan for it, then it wasn’t possible. But life has shown me otherwise, over and over again…

The Deep Discomfort of Becoming Ourselves

The Deep Discomfort of Becoming Ourselves

Today I want to give a shout-out to the deep discomfort of becoming ourselves. Not the safe, sanitized, edited version we were trained to adopt. I mean the version that fully expresses our unique ideas, dreams and voice. The version in which we are taking up all the space that is ours to take up. The one in which we are not pulling any punches for the sake of fitting in or making others comfortable. The version where we feel our full strength, and it fills us with awe and wonder…