Feel The Fear And Do It Anyway

I admit it! I am deathly afraid of heights.  However, I was told the Gondola ride at Lake Tahoe wasn't that bad.  As a motivational speaker I could not encourage others to overcome their fears if I was not willing.  So I climbed into the lift and proceeded up the mountain.  

    Immediately, I regretted my decision.

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Mom, I Climbed The Wrong Mountain

Nearly three years ago, my daughter Avry was experiencing a very dark moment in her life. In the light of grief, she discovered herself looking at her life from a different perspective.  One afternoon, I received the following email:

      "Mom, I've spent my entire life 'climbing this mountain'.  Today, I realized I climbed the  wrong mountain and I don't know what to do."

      I replied:


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