I’m afraid of sharing too much…or not enough.

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Erica Midkiff as she shares her fear of sharing too much…or not enough. I’m a researcher, an observer, a fact collector—which means that my default is to read a situation and then see how I can fit into it, or… read more

I’m afraid I’ll never be satisfied.

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Lisa Butler as she shares her fear of never being satisfied. I just hit the third year mark from quitting my day job to pursue my business full-time. I’ve changed and grown a lot during that time, naturally. I’m particularly… read more

I’m afraid of torrential downpours (the creative kind).

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Cassie Pyle as she shares her fear of torrential downpours (the creative kind). If you know me on a more personal level, you’ll know that I frequently talk about missing my calling to be a professional (paid) storm chaser. I’ve always… read more

I’m afraid that I’ve chosen the wrong path.

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Kate Baird as she shares her fear of having chosen the wrong path. Have you ever read Steven Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People? Well, I have. Okay, fine- I haven’t finished it, but I plan on getting to it… read more

I'm afraid to have faith in anything bigger than myself.

I’m afraid to have faith in anything bigger than myself.

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Janelle Hardy as she shares her fear of having faith in anything bigger than herself. It’s a recent discovery of mine that this fear of having faith in anything bigger than myself has been a driving force in my life. And… read more

I’m afraid of disappointing people.

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Joanna Waterfall as she shares her fear of disappointing people. Ah, disappointment. It’s the word that stings so much more than yelling and screaming ever will. It’s when someone comes up to you and tells you ever so kindly, that… read more

I’m afraid of not leaving the world a better place.

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Heylen Thienes as she shares her fear of not leaving the world a better place. I admit it. This fear was partly influenced by Becky’s fear. Because, apart from being afraid of failing at my calling, I’m afraid that I’ll use… read more

I’m afraid that being myself won’t be good enough.

This is one of many Fear Confessions in which creatives share personal stories about facing their fears. Let’s celebrate vulnerability with Kasey Kuchinski as she shares her fear that being herself won’t be good enough. What am I afraid of? HA!! When Krystle asked me to write a fear confession I literally laughed out loud. Let me explain. I’m kind of… read more