You’ve been there. I know you have.
You’re about to embark on something brilliant. Something that sets your soul on fire. Something new and challenging and exciting. Something that has the potential to change your life.
And then you freeze.
That’s when the lies come in. That’s when you start telling yourself stories about my you can’t, shouldn’t, or don’t deserve to take the step, do the thing, or write the book.
You concoct these tales all about why you can’t. Why now is not the right time. Why you don’t have what it takes. Why it’s not realistic. These tales grow and expand, becoming more solid and real to you than your dream ever was.
You play it safe. You stay small.
And that’s the worst failure of all. You give up before you even give your dreams a chance. [Read more…] about Five lies that keep you playing small