Will you ‘own’ your story?

Are you brave enough to tell the truth? Once we’ve lived through a difficult experience we usually want to move past it as quickly as possible. This looks a bit different for each of us… For me, I want to focus on being positive and NOT see the negative aspects of the experience. Someone else may want to numb out and …

Wanting to escape the pain, where’s the damn delete button?

So often we don’t know how to sit with the pain and allow it to teach us. Learning how to write with tools that reveal the strength in your story is a priceless experience. Years ago I had an opportunity to work with a woman in her 90’s to record and write her life story. She had a remarkable memory …

Fixed mindset vs. Growth mindset

Mindset is everything. It’s how we view ourselves and decide if we are capable enough to handle whatever life throws at us. This helps to explain why some people respond to change and challenges better than others. Reza Zolfagharifard  writes, “Research has shown that what makes students succeed is quite different from their cognitive abilities or the quality of the …

Going in circles?

Do you ever feel like you’re chasing the same goals, the same dreams year after year? Why does this happen? Where is the fast forward button? Writing with the Self-Discovery 365 program can help you get clear on why you’re stuck on repeat. Do you want to know more about yourself, your life, your purpose? Join 365. www.tellmeyourstorynow.com/365-writing

Is it time to write HERstory?

  What does history mean? HIS-story? Maybe it’s time for HER-story now! Went to see the movie, “The Post” over the weekend. It made me think about how men have primarily been the authors of history. I absolutely love that a woman wrote the script for this movie! As women – we ought to feel grateful we have the opportunity to …

Do what you LOVE

  Happiness comes from using our life purpose and gifts to contribute to the world around us ❤ Have you been fortunate to do what you love in your career or in service? I feel very blessed and grateful to do what I love every single day as I coach people to discover their Life Story theme and write the …

Life is like the ocean…

  Continuous ebb and flow influenced by a force outside of itself. Powerful changing storms, Welcome calm. Treasures revealed beneath the surface. ~Michele Brown  

Snowflakes

Snowflakes © Michele Brown The sky turns grey the temperature drops, silence fills the air As children run outside to see if a winter storm is really here. Each tiny snowflake gently begins to fall, one by one Designed by God, each unique and shaped to glorify all. Rhythmically released to fall at the perfect time from space, Swirling, sparkling, …

Recycle or Upcycle

Will You Recycle or Upcycle? On the spiral of Life We move along, Often unaware of Repeating Cycles Rather than creating change. New seasons Remind us of Opportunity to create something Different Than we have done in the past. Constant movement Planets orbiting Around and Back again. Will 2018 be the year you create the change you truly desire to …

Go ahead and start writing

“The road we currently travel is paved with years of conclusions layered over our perceived experiences. The only way we can begin to see the path clearly, is to gently expand our vision.” © Michele Brown This can be done by writing with uniquely designed writing prompts that help to peel back the layers so you can see your life with …