Living at the edge

What does it mean to you, when I ask, “Are you living at your edge?”….I’m curious, and, I want to share what it means to me. I’ll give you an example of something I experienced very recently about my own edge.

Most of us have a sense of what being at the edge of our comfort zone is all about. For me, when I trekked to Everest Base Camp, back in 2010, it was an experience that was certainly out of my comfort zone, for many reasons……I’d never undertaken such an extreme physical challenge before, I signed up to do the trek alone and I’d not done anything like that on my own before, I had to raise over £3000 in sponsorship money and that was something new too…the list goes on…

Living at my edge is similar, and different, to being at the edge of my comfort zone.

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Feeling the fear and doing it anyway

Over the last two weeks, I’ve been getting ever closer to publishing my book. I’ve also been wondering what to write my next blog post about.

I wrote the title for this post, ‘Feeling the fear and doing it anyway’, a couple of weeks ago. Ever since then, I’ve been uncertain what to write. This morning, I know what to say, I’m feeling the fear (about writing it) and doing it anyway.

My fear is about opening up and saying how I’m really feeling right now.

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