You have been there before – a meeting or an event where you felt uncomfortable. Your eyes nervously wandered across the room, disappointed to find…
You have been there before – a meeting or an event where you felt uncomfortable. Your eyes nervously wandered across the room, disappointed to find not one single familiar face. Or when your friends introduced you to a new cuisine and your response was “Yuck!” just by the look of those dishes. Or when your club plays a team building game and you were put on spot.
We all prefer routines. Repetition eliminates surprises – things that can turn your day upside down. It is not the most exciting concept, but it is oddly peaceful.
We all resist changes. But there is another side of stepping up. We will find ourselves vulnerable, unprotected. However, when we succeed in debating, win the sport champion, or just simply feel more confident, the joy is indescribable. Some of us might bust in tears.
Sometimes, we all just need to free ourselves and enjoy what life has to offer. Try new things!