Thursday, April 25, 2013

Share the Joy: Joy and Frustration



I thought I'd have a photo of me 
with Brené Brown
to share this morning,
but I'm still waiting for the camera pics
to show up in my e-mailbox.

Brené Brown's talk on Daring Greatly


gave me great joy -
she's warm, funny, grounded,
and one of the world's best story tellers.
Plus I happen to agree with her
about vulnerability
down to
"If you don't do vulnerability, 
then vulnerability's going to do you."

If you haven't discovered her yet,
you're missing out.
You can remedy that by watching here


What I don't enJOY
are the vagaries of sending camera pics
and wondering where in heck they went.


p.s.
Found the ones I thought I'd sent from my gmail account
sitting unsent in my drafts file
even though I clicked the send icon.

The ones I sent via my Yahoo mail took over an hour
to finally materialize.
What's THAT about?
I thought the internet was all about
instant gratification.

And I'm the original
"God grant me patience and I want it now" girl.








What's your source of JOY?

Share it.




1. do a post that tells and shows what gives you joy.

2. capture the URL of the specific post and paste it into 
the Mr. Linky box along with your info.

3. Visit other players and let their joy infect you.
Leave them a comment because everyone
 enJOYS getting positive feedback.

Let's keep the epidemic of JOY going!





9 comments:

Peggy Jones said...

Will be back later to listen to the video. I appreciate your sharing with us.
QMM

Dina Lettre said...

Love it!

Laura said...

can't wait to view this video... later... have a wonderful weekend.

Laura said...

oh yes I remember this video now... I'm all about vulnerability:-) It is the most loving way to meet ourselves and others in the world... and I really don't have a choice any more... I could harden my heart I suppose, but my body is vulnerable anyway, so I choose to just be real in my heart as well.

Tatiana said...

sounds like you had a lovely time :) I'm glad you found it so interesting and useful!

Karen said...

Lean towards joy...I like it!

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Leovi said...

Really interesting ideas about the power of vulnerability!

Bi Ti said...

Thanks for sharing Meri, have a great weekend!