Episode 150: Melanie Dale
It’s that time again for another crossover episode with my good friend, Melanie Dale. Each month, Melanie and I sit down and have a conversation about a topic that we are both surviving and that we could lighten up about. So one part is here and the part of the conversation is on her show, Lighten Up with Melanie Dale. So be sure to hop over there when are you are finished listening to this one.
Today’s topic is near and dear to my heart and I have been having all the thoughts and feelings about it. We have a whole conversation about failure. We talk about what we learned about failure early on, how rejection is connected to failure, and how fear plays a role. So much good stuff packed in a small window of time.
Daring Greatly by Brené Brown
Infreakinfertility by Melanie Dale
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What was something you failed at growing up?
Are you someone who has failed a lot simply because you have tried a lot or are you someone who doesn’t fail often because you don’t try?
How is rejection and failure connected in your mind?
Has there been a rejection or failure that you allowed to shape your identity? What happened and what did it make you believe about yourself?
What is something courageous that you have done in your adult life?
How are your expectations connected to feeling like a failure?
What is one courageous thing you can do today to help you face your fear of failure?
How can this group help you be courageous with that thing?
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