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how to know when to quit

By nature, I am not a quitter. Something tenacious in me has largely always known, for as long as I can remember, that dogged stubbornness can be something of a roadmap even when you don’t know where you are going, and that there are more gifts and unexpected...

the fear of declaring your dream

Before a dream can manifest, it must be declared. Even that simple (!) act of putting to paper the very real desires that you have can be difficult. What do you do if you have a fear of declaring your dream, and this keeps it from becoming a reality? I'm digging into...

why change is so hard

Why is change so hard, so difficult, so challenging? In this podcast episode, I'm taking you to an unlikely place to start creating change. It's a place beyond go-go-go action and it gets into the heart of the matter: change that rises organically from who you are...

unhooking from illusion

Unhooking from illusion starts with a willingness to truly unhook--something that we can't always see. Sometimes, we're so stuck in our own patterns that when someone suggests ways to unhook from illusion, we immediately go into why it's not possible to shift...

if I told the truth

I started the Your Courageous Life podcast because I wanted a more intimate forum for talking about courage. I started that podcast with an episode where I got into more truth-telling, and today I'm revisiting that topic with episode 13: If I told the truth. I...

courage when you hate your job

A lot of people hate their jobs--you might even be one of them. While I can't change that you hate your job, I can help with the low-grade "meh" that often has people feeling like every day they go to work is a soul-sucking slog. Courage when you hate your job?...