On the Uninspired Days

leaves-smallRemember, every great musical piece uses the pauses and the notes to equal effect. If there were no pauses, a symphony would just be raucous noise.

As someone that regularly practices my leadership skills, it was particularly distressing for me early on in this journey if I had days where taking a break was the most important thing. Thankfully, I have come to embrace these times as a necessary part of my journey.

Even in these times, I am acting as a leader by setting the example of healthy priorities for those around me and by doing what’s necessary to care for myself. Everyone needs a break, everyone needs to have fun and relax in order to get through the rougher parts of life. This week the break was about taking a pause from constantly working towards a better me and just embracing who I am RIGHT NOW. Continue reading