The following is a talk I gave on 02/10/2014 at a woman’s book study at Northland Church in Longwood, Fl. Much of what was discussed drew heavily on Brene Brown’s Daring Greatly. Enjoy!
I find Vulnerability to be a really great and fun topic but a really hard one, too. Even as I was preparing for this, I felt at different points over the last few weeks…“oh my gosh, I can’t do this. Oh my gosh, what am I doing?” You know, that shame of “no, no, no, you don’t have anything special to say.” So, I feel quite vulnerable giving a talk on vulnerability in a very ironic kind of way. But, in an effort to be even more vulnerable and to feel reallllyyy naked in front of y’all…I want to talk about a particular time in my life that is one of the most vulnerable pieces of who I am. I really believe that our lives are comprised of vulnerable moments…to be human is to be vulnerable.