As you know, fear is a powerful emotion. When it’s doing its job, it helps us avoid danger and harm. (Don’t get in the elevator with that scary man.) On the other hand, fear can take over and keep us from ever discovering our purpose, passion and possibility.
Fear doesn’t have to run our lives–no matter what the state of the world. As the wise Persian poet Hafiz pointed out: “Fear is the cheapest room in the house. You deserve better accomodations.”
Life and business coach Betty Mahalik, owner of Dynamic Solutions, tackled this subject brilliantly in her Monday Morning Coaching e-mail with a piece called I’ve Had it With Fear.
I urge you to read it at once if you’re looking for better accomodations.