Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: overcome fear

5 Truths to Remember in the Face of Uncertainty

  A new guy moved into the marina this week. Laid off after working fifteen years in the oil patch, he was. Like everyone else on the planet, he has no idea what his future holds, but it looks bleak.   The uncertainty drags on. We’re all wondering when things will settle down and return… [ read more ]

3 Lessons Learned from an Isolated Woman

  Here we sit, in self-isolation. Saying that some people find this challenging is an understatement. Other folks, however, consider this a respite of sorts. I fall into that category. I’m grateful for the opportunity to catch up and catch my breath. Into which category do you fall?   I’ve been thinking about a young… [ read more ]

In a Safe Place

  My family owned three pets for a short stretch during my childhood: a budgie, a black Siamese cat, and a Heinz-57 dog. The dog and cat pretty much ignored each other, but the cat and the bird—that was a different story. We kept constant vigil on the bird cage, shooing the feline away whenever… [ read more ]