How to Be Your Most Courageous Self

We may not want to be brave, but it’s the only way through.

Sam Ripples
Dec 3, 2020 · 7 min read

Two mornings ago, I awoke to a fog.

An outdoor fog, to be sure, but one that mirrored my interior exactly. The sun shone through the clouds in a bright, circular halo, yet few of its rays reached me. The frozen wind cut through me, its blades like knives to my misery.