I talk about how our perception or interpretation of events is more important than the event itself ALL THE TIME. I talk about it because I believe it and I have seen huge shifts in my own life as a result of challenging my perceptions and interpretations.
I spent a lot of time over the past year trying to understand a time in my life when things had gone *a little haywire*. And while I recognized that that this was an important phase in my personal development, I still felt a lot of shame about the person I was then.
“I’m ready to set the world on fire, but I can’t find the matches.”
I wrote this statement in my journal a few months ago when I was feeling all fired up and full of creative energy, but nothing was happening. It was like I was ready to move and take action, but the tim...