I love you my fear.

Paolo Coelho writes; “I can either choose to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of a treasure. It’s all a question of how I view my life.”

I have learned to not wait for life to happen to me.

I have learned to design myself, live my dreams and take risks so that life can happen for me, through me and from me.

We can never allow waiting to become a habit.

Passion is born when you get a glimpse of your true potential.

A new friend asked me about the things I fear the most.

My answer – The thing I fear the most is harm to my children.

And there are other fears also. Fears that are deep seeded. When the fear is deep, I go deeper.

I fear stagnation and staying the same.

I fear lack of growth and progress.

I fear mediocrity and never reaching my true potential.

I fear being average.

I fear low aim.

I fear letting those I love down and letting myself down.

I fear becoming lazy and just ‘settling’ for what is.

I fear giving up.

I fear dying without leaving my mark and not setting a powerful example for my children.

I fear not standing up for myself and not holding my own.

I fear constantly doing and being what people expect of me.

I fear having to ever compromise my truth.

I fear having friends by default and surrounding myself with people who watch me stay the same and who do not push me to be more.

These are the fears that I never want to stop fearing.

These are the fears that give me drive.

These are the fears that fuel me.

I love you my fear.

#badassbydesign
#thewayofthespiritualentrepreneur

Written By:
Pauline Nguyen
Published:
September 8, 2021

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