Posted on Thursday, March 29, 2012
in Emotional, Relational, Social, Spiritual, Values
While driving through the mountains of Colorado more than once I felt afraid. While there are times when fear is unwarranted, trying to drive along a road, without guardrails, with blind curves which with almost 180-degree turns, I felt the discomfort — my fear — was justified.
Some fears are justified, some not. Sometimes we’re blinded by fear. 1
Blinded By Fear
Robert McGee has identified nine reactions — what I’m calling blind spots — people have when encumbered by a fear of failure.
Yesterday I identified the first four reactions, here are the other five:
Posted on Wednesday, November 10, 2010
in Emotional, How To, Sports
Two things change today, mysilentscream gets a new look and so do I.
It’s my birthday & I have a new shirt.
While watching NFL Films “The Ray Lewis Coaching Tree” I was inspired.
When I watched I felt Ray Lewis’ passion.
His successes and his shortcomings were discussed. He spent time in jail. He works a violent job. He seems self-centered.
As I watched I felt motivated to remember:
- Be careful with my passion, it can hurt people.
- Lead by example and raise the level of the people around you.
- Embrace what’s true and inspire others with it.