On finding the inner strength to change

I recently wrote a post on Brenda Whiteside’s Discover Yourself blog. It was for her Fearless Friday feature. With the new year upon us, I wanted to share this post on my blog too. Here’s how it begins:

Five years ago, I had a stable job that paid well and I could draw the arc of my career in a logical, ordered way. I had it all according to many people’s definition of success. The problem was I felt incredibly depressed, stressed and angry. My body couldn’t take the insomnia, the repression of negative emotions or the fact I like to eat when I’m upset. I was on the brink of a nervous breakdown. Thank the powers that be for my husband’s diligence to see me through, a supportive friend and some unknown inner strength to change…

You can read the whole post here.

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