Living a ‘Come to the Edge Today’ life includes seeing ourselves with new, expanded vision. It involves creating new beliefs and declarations of who I am. It means shedding the skin of the “me” created years or decades ago (the one that doesn’t “fit” anymore).
We may find ourselves asking: “How can I embrace the Me that is inside? Sometimes there seems to be so much baggage and fear and insecurity holding me back…………”
I want to share with you a “TED Talk” which offers a delightful “snake” story and steps for building the confidence to “shed our old skin”. After viewing, I invite you to complete the “leaping exercise” (below) to help let go of the old and become the new you! Enjoy!
Today’s “leaping” exercise: After viewing the video, spend a few moments thinking of one circumstance in your life that is similar to the snake example in the video. What “stops” you? It can be a circumstance, thing, person….anything that holds you back. Brainstorm 5 or more specific baby steps you can take to ‘ease’ your way into touching your snake. Commit to taking step one TODAY. Begin. Begin. Begin. Resolve to complete all 5 steps. Give yourself these series of small successes as your gift to you! Feel the success! Feel your confidence soar!
Congratulations on touching your snake! – Joan Kappes
Life happens at “The Edge”!
If you would like to regularly “Come to the Edge Today” and receive updated posts via your email, simply subscribe (see column at the right of this page where it says “Enter your first name and email address, then hit submit”). I share more inspiration on Facebook and Twitter! Let’s “soar’ together!Tweet