Once upon a time, the tiny baby fox Dominique lived in a dark forest with her parents and her baby brother. Dominique was the bravest and most curious baby fox of all in the entire forest. She still is today.
I can’t remember how it all started. However, once the…
How much do you trust yourself? Enough so for others to trust you?
«All you gotta do is trust me. That’s all you gotta do.»
That is Bradley Cooper talking to Lady Gaga before they get on stage to sing «Shallow» in «A Star Is Born».
It is said so easily, but is it really?
I have no idea when I last made a similar statement. It doesn’t feel like happening anytime soon. Self-confidence is a prerequisite.
Hence, timing looks right to find someone else to trust. Only just thinking about the few people that come to mind gives me that warm and cozy feeling. That might actually be the signal. As soon as it comes back naturally, then I could possibly be ready to ask others to trust me.
I had to run not to miss my train. On the way out, this is what she said to me.
«So nice to see you again.»
I hadn’t been at the coworking space for at least 6 months. We don’t even work together. And yet, we appreciate each other’s prescence. She is curious, so am I. I love the chocolate she produces, especially the one with the cocoa nibs. Almost too good not to eat too much of it. Having a bite feels like a privilege.
It was really nice of her.
I felt good about it. I think it would make all of us feel good.
Having been on the receiving end of her kindness, I am happy to give away some of mine.