How are your biggest strengths also huge weaknesses? Listen to the Jimbits podcast here.
For me this comes down to one simple truth. As a child you poop your pants. After you die you poop your pants. While we pursue perfection, we’re also essentially trying to avoid the unfortunate truth that we’re going to poop my pants again.
How can a bit of being weird enhance your quality of life?
I have experienced impostor syndrome much of my life. Do you ever feel like an impostor? Do you feel like you’re not enough or that you aren’t worthy or don’t belong? How do you deal? Read the post, listen to the podcast.
If beauty is truth, and truth is beautiful, how does your work allow people to be more authentic? Do you do an amazing job with eyelashes, providing your clients with just enough of a mask to be more authentic with people? When you give someone a facial treatment, can they access the divine silliness that lives within all of us? How do you help the people you serve be more truthful with themselves and with others? How can you do the same?
My clown teacher Philippe Gaulier stated that something is beautiful when it is caught in the grips of freedom and pleasure. How do you help those you serve experience more beauty in their lives?
When you’re stuck worrying about how things will work out, how do you get started? How do you overcome your desire to control the outcomes of your efforts?
Listen to my musings on Roberto Benigni and the transformational power of play. What is beauty for you?
Routines: How do they help support you in those you seek to serve? How do they get crusty? How aware of your routines are you? How can you make conscious choices around your routines to have a more fulfilling life?
Happy new year. What kid of mess did you get into last night?