Fall down seven times, get up eight. – Japanese proverb
How many times have you had an idea or dream about doing something and before you can even process the thought, the laundry list of reasons why you can’t accomplish it pops into your head? If you’re like me, that list goes on and on and on.
In reality, the underlying reason, that is masked by all those “what ifs” is usually fear. Fear that you will fail.
Fear of failure has dictated many of my actions for a large part of my life. It wasn’t until recent years that I decided to face this demon head on and show it who’s the boss.
What does it mean to fail? What is this thing that we fear so much? According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, failure is defined as the omission of occurrence or performance; lack of success; a falling…
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