|Facing Fear - How Others Do It!||Facing Fear - How You Do It!|
deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.
The bad news is... the world is full of fear
Whatever the fear, someone, somewhere, is suffering because of it!
The good news is...
Real-life examples. Right here. Right now. Won't you share too!
It could be how you overcame your fear of being alone (fear of abandonment), your fear of snakes, your fear of falling, your fear of clowns - even your fear of long words (aka hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia, believe it or not!).
Whatever fear you've had, we'd like you to share you how overcame your fear - fill in the form below.
Now I'm no expert at overcoming fears, believe me, but I do have a much better understanding about what causes fear in the first place! And, by and large, it's usually about childhood fears that were not properly addressed at the time by either parent or child.
Still, I didn't get where I am today by not knowing how to overcome fear! (To a degree, anyway - and neither did you!) So I'm going to remind us all about overcoming fears in general - facing fear, as it were - and then I'm going to get the ball rolling by explaining how I overcome one of my fears.
What causes fear? Who knows, really! It's much more important, I believe, to understand how to get past your fear. And you do that by taking these 3 steps:
In short, taking action cures fear!
And that includes the action of sharing how you overcome your fears, even if you haven't quite got there yet!
Click on the links below to read other visitors' stories. (And please feel free to comment on them!)
Fear of Flying (Program)
Hi Steve, Many years ago I was required to fly fairly regularly as part of my job. I was gripped by fear and vowed to try to overcome my problem. …
Fear of Fear?
Fear of Fear? And What is Fear Anyway? I realized at some point I was becoming stagnant because I had a fear of fear itself. I heard long ago …
Fear of Not Having Enough
Fear is such an incredible subject, isn't it? When you think about it as simply energy, yet, until we experience this truth, we tend to run from fear. …
How To Overcome Fears - Understand, Then Act!
In short, taking action cures our fears! Or, to elaborate a little bit, you must first... Understand what fear you have - recognise it, in the …
How I Overcome My Fears
This is how I overcome my fears... 1. I have learnt to let go of circumstances and facts I cannot change. 2. I face my obstacle step by step, …
How I Overcame My Shyness
I was shy ever since I can remember. Well, ever since I can remember my Mum telling me (and others) I was shy, anyway! And what did my shyness look …