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“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” James Baldwin
I’ve always found this statement inspiring, because I love the challenge it presents. It can be tempting, when faced with adversity, to stick your head in the sand and just hope the situation resolves itself. But that never really works, does it? I’ve found that even when I can’t see my way past an obstacle or a challenge, looking at it head-on leaves me feeling more in control than when I try to ignore it. I think of these words often and I continue to be galvanized by the realism and practicality of the sentiment.
My challenge to you this week is to ask yourself: