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Hope, the Perfect Diversion

Elena Brower by Elena Brower | May 14th, 2012 | 1 Comment
topic: Personal Growth, Yoga | tags: consequences, doubt, dreams, failure, Handel Method, HOPE, Lauren Zander, self-actualization, self-doubt, self-talk, Tadasana Festival, trust, Yoga Journal Conference

Hope - The Perfect Diversion

Hope. It has been described to me as a strategy for freedom, a trajectory of love, a means of healing and a way of being. Except it seems lately that “hope” is actually a diversion from trusting myself — from knowing what I can do. We humans use hope as a perfectly rational way of staying far away from real trust and knowing, by “hoping” things will work out. Could we replace hope with knowing, and effectively clear the way to our dreams?

Top 5 Exercise Fears & How to Overcome Them

Chris Freytag by Chris Freytag | October 22nd, 2009 | 1 Comment
topic: Fitness | tags: conquering fears, exercise, exercise fears, facing fears, failure, fears, Fitness, fitness classes, health, injury, pain, sweating, work out

exercisefearfeature“You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.”     — Eleanor Roosevelt