When is the last time you really put yourself out there? Completely open and real, vulnerability in its true form? Baring our soul, talent, mistakes, affection, needs,and dreams can be terrifying, but when we bring our true self into the light, we give permission to those watching and listening to then dare to do the same.
My husband tells the story of the first time he told a girl, “I love you.” Even though he had not known her long, he knew. So, he worked up the courage and put his frail, young heart in her hands, and her only response was “Awww.”