How I Got Over My Fear of Flying

How I Got Over My Fear of Flying

September 17th, 2012 was my own personal judgement day.  Months of anxiety and nervousness had built up and today was the culmination.  It was time to pay the piper. What in the world had me so scared? Was it a court date? A visit to the doctor to receive bad news?...
Frozen In Fear

Frozen In Fear

“Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” – Jack Canfield I sit on the edge of the sturdy rubber boat, staring at the rare spectacular blue emanating from beneath the water. I wonder about hidden depths of ice below, and my heart begins thumping...
How Letting Go of Security Changed My Life

How Letting Go of Security Changed My Life

“We spend our time searching for security and hate it when we get it” – John Steinbeck A few years ago, I was living a completely normal life. I had recently finished school, I had a steady job, I was healthy, I had a lovely girlfriend and a large social circle. On...
How a Brain Tumour Calmed my Fears

How a Brain Tumour Calmed my Fears

I don’t know how you are as an individual but I was probably like most. I went to school, got an education, got a job, got married (to the perfect woman, BTW), acquired a mortgage, had a couple of kids, etc., all the standard fair that most people acquire some time in...