I so enjoy reading the blogs on WordPress. They don’t just inspire ‘me’, they often inspire an idea. Just like Tony’s post on his blog, Finding Subjects, did yesterday. He wrote about a turtle he saw on a walk.
It was far from water, and all holed up in its shell. He wondered if the turtle needed help, and debated whether or not to intervene. He talked to it (didn’t mention what he said in his post) and it must have been exactly the encouragement the turtle needed, because it stuck its neck out and walked away.
A lovely story, don’t you think?
Got me thinking about all the times I’ve needed a gentle prod. A thumbs-up. A nudge. A kick in the pants.
There are times even the strongest, most determined, most confident, most ‘together’ of us, are uncertain. Or insecure. Not quite committed enough. In an I’ll-get-around-to-it-later mood. Or just not sure we should or Continue reading