Do you know when someone’s words suddenly shine a light on your motivation to go ahead and do what drives you?
I’ve been on and off with big ideas to fight the stigma around mental health. The past few weeks have been ‘off’, but yesterday someone said ‘those’ special words and changed the game.
When I’m given a task and a deadline, I go ahead and do it. But when it’s a task for my own project – and one that means so much to me – I easily get off track with my own emotions, doubts and fears. Thinking about this day and night, with help and feedback from all sides, can be quite overwhelming.
Prince Harry’s interview with Bryony Gordon about his grief denial for 20 years, following his mother’s death, made my determination reappear like an erupted volcano and now even sleeping seems like a waste of time.