Scared Forward

24 Oct

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” ~Neale Donald Walsch

I am naked and scared.  I realize in this endeavor that being vulnerable is a necessity.  I can’t write with my heart if I can’t divulge it.  Opening myself up is something I have been unable to do for a while.  My dark and bitter self had barricaded the door to protect against my enemy.  Staying confined inside my walls was safe…lonely but safe.

With God’s amazing grace, I am here.  My walls are coming down and I am exposed.  I fear the criticism.  I fear the cynicism.  I still fear the enemy and still I am scared, but stepping out of my comfort zone, I trust this is my path.

At times intimidated, other times confident and strong, I continue this journey to write.  It is a must…for practice, presence, and potential.  Above all other, it is a must for my soul.


3 Responses to “Scared Forward”

  1. Paula K October 24, 2012 at 5:43 pm #

    You can really feel the desire you have for this new writing experience. You continue to amaze me with each of your postings and like Sharla said, I too look forward to reading them each Wed and Sun.

  2. Darla October 25, 2012 at 5:09 am #

    Keep on!!!!

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