Posts Tagged "fear"

What Is Your Greatest Fear? by Patricia M. Robertson

What Is Your Greatest Fear? by Patricia M. Robertson

By on Mar 8, 2017 in Blog | 1 comment

What Is Your Greatest Fear? A good question to ask now and then! Our fears change over the course of our life. My fear is that I may be wasting my time. As I age, I realize just how precious this time we have on earth is and how limited. I don’t want to waste a minute of it. The needs in the world are so great. I want to do my part to alleviate pain and suffering....

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All the Maybes by Melanie S. Pickett

All the Maybes by Melanie S. Pickett

By on Feb 6, 2017 in Blog | 2 comments

The first God-sized dream I’ve ever had was born in my heart when I was about six years old. I have other God-sized dreams now as an adult, but that very first one is still alive and well. I declared at the ripe old age of six that I’d write “the great American novel”. Now, the dream is more “great nonfiction self-help, encouragement book”. If you write,...

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Failure Only Exists If You Let It by Karin Beery

Failure Only Exists If You Let It by Karin Beery

By on Aug 24, 2016 in Blog | 2 comments

I have tried to write this blog post three times. I have yet to make it past the first paragraph though, as I finish my introduction and wonder, “how is this going to encourage anyone?” So I’ve taken several breaks to play Farmville and think. I’ve also read a few chapters (or books) by Karen Witemeyer, and I’ve putzed around on my social media. That’s where I found...

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Michelle’s Biggest Distraction

Michelle’s Biggest Distraction

By on Apr 1, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

The biggest distraction that has followed me, the one that has been a constant stream, is fear. Fear of failure, fear of success, fear of the unknown, fear of what people will say about me, fear of letting people down that believe in me. There is a book on this topic, that I haven’t read, but I love the title.  “Feel the Fear and Do it Anyway”.  It’s become sort of...

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What Are You Afraid Of?

What Are You Afraid Of?

By on Oct 2, 2015 in Blog | 1 comment

So you’ve registered for the Breathe Christian Writers Conference and inside your heart is quaking just a little. You’re in good company. My hands are even quivering as I type this. And this will be my ninth conference. Yep, I’ve been to every one! You would think I’d be a pro at navigating the pre-conference jitters, the questions, angst over the unknown. Yet the...

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