Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Really liked this when I read it this morning...
What I realized is that there is not just one big moment of courage in our lives. There are many. These moments come to us in different ways. At times we are forced into a leap (unexpected pregnancy, when parents or partners pass away, when we loose our job). At times we are called into a leap (when someone invites us for a trip of a lifetime, when our partner wants to move to a new city, when we are offered a chance, when we take the "money maker" role to support our family). Then there are also the daily tiny leaps we take for the sake of adventure (when we try new types of food, music, when we go out on a date, when we talk to a stranger, when we transition from blogger friends to real life friends). No matter how small, silly or hard, tiny, dramatic or forgotten... All leaps are important because little by little, we live through change, we figure out how to cope, we move forward, we learn who we are, and we build our confidence for the bigger leaps, the ones we seek for ourselves.

1 comment:

hks said...

i got your comment from my blog, and if you go to Rhonna's blog.. and look back a couple months... should be in feb. she did a tutorial on her blog all about blog spot... i use typepad, so i am not sure how to tell you! sorry!!
she is in paris at the moment... so she can't really email you! lol... but you will find instructions there..
good luck!