When was the last time someone asked you about the risks you've taken in your life?
For me, it was a few nights ago in my women's circle gathering when we discussed the biggest risks we've taken and the biggest risks we're afraid to take.
I admit, I entered into the conversation with some expectations. I expected women to speak about taking risks with their careers, or moving to a new place. Instead, women spoke about the risk of being vulnerable -- of being seen in our deepest, darkest pit of our grieving process. Some women talked about what it feels like to risk letting go of a hope for the future, after finally realizing, it isn't meant to be.
It was heart wrenching to hear my sister's speak about their fears and their pain. And at the same time, I felt empowered and inspired to witness them taking the risk to speak their truth.
While listening, my mind contemplated the risk takers of the zodiac: Sagittarius, Aries, and Leo. Two words emerged: Trust and Faith.Read More