But I keep going back to it, time and time again.
It wasn't exactly an explicit part of my resolutions this year, but I need to face my fears. Fear of failure, fear of not being good enough, fear of being a no-talent-don't-you-even-dream-of-leaving-your-dayjob kind of amateur...
Kelly Rae Roberts shared this tidbit in her book Taking Flight:
I need to give this life, this art in my heart, in my mind, in my thoughts, a real chance to breathe and dance and live. And we'll see where that leap will take me. This is my promise to myself. This is my chance.
So this is me, taking a small step towards that leap. This is me attempting to give some of my deepest desires a chance to breathe before they suffocate me - no matter how the voices in my heart are trying to keep me from posting this.