Bravery

Allison Nazarian Healing, Inspiration, One Word

This is for those of you who think you are not brave. You know what?  You are the bravest there is. Yes, YOU. You who are… …doing it all yourself …terrified whether you will pay all the bills this month …ready to walk away from “so so” to find your “fucking awesome” …questioning whether you should have done it …doing …

Surrender

Allison Nazarian Faith, Healing, Inspiration

To give oneself up, submit or yield. Surrender. It is to say goodbye to all of the expectations you had. To acknowledge you are not in control of everything. To abandon the quest for what “should” be or is “supposed” to be. It is to be at peace with what is and with what will be. Surrender is about knowing. …

Enough

Allison Nazarian Inspiration, One Word, Truth

I looked up the word “enough” in my tattered Webster’s online and here is what I found: “adequate for the want or need; sufficient for the purpose or to satisfy desire. Synonyms: amply, adequately, reasonably.” Being the word nerd that I am, I was particularly intrigued by the synonyms. The same word can have similar meanings to ample, adequate and …

It Isn’t Easy To Believe

Allison Nazarian Faith, Healing, Inspiration

It isn’t easy to believe. In the face of disappointment or rejection or uncertainty. In the belly of a dry period or even at the height of the lowest low. It isn’t easy to believe. That it will get better, that this isn’t forever. That the bad things aren’t signs of more bad things to come. That it’s all for …

The Day After

Allison Nazarian Healing, Inspiration

There is The Day Of, and then there is, inevitably, The Day After. Sometimes, yesterday was something hard — too long, too much, to stressful, too all over the place. But there is always The Day After. A chance to fix what didn’t work. To move on from what you can’t change. To let go of whatever you can. A …