Can you own that?
Owning our story can be hard but not nearly as difficult as spending our time running from it. Embracing our vulnerabilities is risky but not nearly as dangerous. Giving up on love and belonging and joy – the experiences that make us most vulnerable. Only when we are brave enough to expose our darkness will we discover the infinite power of our light. (Brene Brown,author)
She asked me "can you own that?" and that was a tough question for me because I went straight into blame and projection mode!
"Can you own that?" a simple question that causes me to pause, reflect inward and then choose a response!
"Can you own that?" facing up to my own part in what is going on in my life! The awesome and the not so awesome!
If it's going on in your life you have a part to play in stopping or continuing it! If its going on in your life yea, it is about you! Why? because you get to choose the response, not always what happens, but the response
Can I own that?
Yea I will!
Owning my stuff today!