Claiming my power back from fear – while encased in ice….

Noted during Point Lobos Hike, near Carmel, California

Too much of late, I’ve doubted myself; my natural optimism and confidence eroded as I allowed circumstances and unprocessed emotions – anger, fear, sadness, frustration, anxiety – to control my life.  I stagnated while friends realized their dreams – got married, had children, set up companies, moved away.  I’ve been …

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Crashed back to reality with a breathless jolt…

Me wearing a happy face shirt

Tonight I ran… Yesterday, did my fast walk with sporadic moments of galloping…totaled 5.8 miles around Lake Hollywood…it was misty, cool, atmospheric; the sign came in and out of view…few people, just me, some squirrels, two turtles, a baby stag, who’s getting bigger every time I see him, a few …

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Life Lesson: Believe In Yourself…Hollywood Sign – Here I come…

Hollywood Sign from up and behind

Hollywood sign, here I am. If you believe in yourself, dream big, but act bigger, and picture it happening – you’re half way to achieving your goals…you’ll accomplish anything. As I hiked up, up, and up – from Lake Hollywood – quite out of breathe, I remember my mum commenting …

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