If you hold on to the handle, it's easier to maintain the illusion of control. But it's more fun if you just let the wind carry you. ~Brian Andreas
Lissa is a physician, an author, an artist and the founder of Owning Pink, a website devoted to community and empowerment for women.
If today were my last day on Earth and I could share 500 words of brilliance with the world, here are the important things I'd want to pass along to others...
Strive to be all you, all the time. Be the Nancyest of Nancys or the Janest of Janes or the Billyest of Billys. Are you so busy wearing masks that you've lost touch with your authentic core? Don't judge the real YOU. Just OWN it, love it, express it, BE it.
Change can be scary as hell, but it can also be transforming. Go with the flow of the Universe and be willing to allow change into your life, even when it feels uncomfortable.
How would you live if you took fear out of the equation? Are the fears you have meant to protect you or limit you? Surrender your fears to make room for possibility.
Give to others with no expectation of receiving anything in return. Not only will it bring you joy, but it gives you the power to change someone's life.
Become a student of life. Keep your mind open, seek the truth, get out of your box, cross barriers, and keep your eyes peeled for growth opportunities.
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