Here’s what doesn’t work: fear.
In the process of reimagining your life, fear is the enemy.
Fear of the past and fear of the future.
Fear of losing what you’ve worked so hard to gain and fear of failing to gain new things.
Fear of failing and fear of failing to try.
Fear of what people are thinking of you, or fear of people not thinking of you at all.
Fear of not knowing the right answer and fear of having too many answers.
The list of possible fears is endless—and living with fear can become a habitual way of going through life.
When you’re afraid, the first reaction is to shut down your mind: avoid, evade, deny. You become closed and unimaginative.
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