Posts tagged "Fear"

Fear is excitement without breath

July 26th, 2019 | no comments

Fear is just excitement without breath.  I thought about this phrase many times last weekend snowboarding as I looked down steep slopes that made my knees wobble. “Breathe Morgan breathe,” became my mantra.  It’s also been a lovely reminder to breathe when facing fears in…

On a Road Trip with Fear

August 4th, 2016 | no comments

I recently started reading ‘Big Magic’ by Elizabeth Gilbert and laughed out load as she describe her relationship to fear. It was refreshing to hear a successful author like her talk about fear around creativity and how each time she starts a new writing project,…

Hindsight’s a Bitch

October 30th, 2014 | no comments

How many times have you looked back on a situation and thought, “Wow, if only I’d seen it from this angle in that moment.” Who hasn’t?! Distance and time always bring clarity,  but it’s so frustrating that we don’t always see so clearly in the moment….

Curiosity, an Act of Self Love?

August 30th, 2014 | 1 comment

  “Curiosity is an act of self love.” Whoa!  I was listening to an interview by Geneen Roth, author of “Women, Food and God” and this statement just rolled off her tongue like it was the most apparent thing ever.  But for me, in that…

It’s Not Personal, I Promise! 

June 1st, 2014 | 1 comment

I find it strangely consoling to know that humans have been confused and suffering in the same way for thousands of years all over the world. When I read the Yoga Sutras, a book of wisdom written over 2,000 years ago, I’m reminded that all…