FORT WORTH, TX, March 16, 2010 - What does it take to change your path to one that will feed the passions within you? If you ask twenty people this question you’ll get twenty different answers. But I always find that the basics are a good place to start.
you can know what your passions are, it makes
sense to know who you are first. I’m a wife, mother,
sister, aunt, writer, friend, etc. But that isn’t the whole of me.
folks are Sicilian, English, or Swedish - but like the above they are parts of
or Conservative? Blonde or brunette? Classical or Rock ‘N” Roll?
or country? Blue eyes or brown eyes? Rh negative or Rh positive?
or Toe-MAH-toe? Poe-TAY-toe? Poe-TAH-toe?
are all pieces that are parts people - some inborn, some choices. And they all
affect what we are made of and how we live.
even more basic is what is deep, deep inside your being.
fills your heart? What moves your soul? Does what you live reflect this?
you who you say you are? Or are you who others expect you to be?
you believe all that is told to you? Or do you take the time and make the effort
to find out for yourself?
you stand on your own two feet or do you expect someone else to do it for you?
you willing to be completely honest with yourself? - which often includes the
nasty taste of a swallowed pride. Do you realize that change cannot take place
if honesty is not part of finding the truth for yourself?
answers you come up with might surprise you.
speak louder than words.” In all my years I have never not found this to be true. We are
taught to notice this in other people, why not ourselves?