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Sometimes, I ...

InspirationCara MossComment

... am too hard on myself. I expect myself to be an old hand at everything new, and often feel discouraged when faced with the possibility that I might not be really good at something right off the bat.You might say that discouragement is an old 'frenemy' that I just can't seem to ditch. I am frustrated by my inability to clear my mind of self-judged shortcomings.

Then I find a glimmer of inspiration that stops my frustration in its tracks. This video is a quick jolt of honesty that reminds me of what I really am - a work in progress.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ResTHKVxf4

I am still learning. I am still trying. I still have so, so much to learn...

And that's ok.