How Our Children Teach Us About Courage

ADEOLA SHEEHY-ADEKALE
The Honest Perspective
4 min readJul 8, 2021

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Courage isn’t just about facing challenges, it’s about how we view them in the first place.

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Stood at the bottom of the wall, feet comfortably on solid ground, I watched her climb. The progress was slow, it was only her second time, but she was doing better than the first. Hand reaching out following her line of sight, grasping for a secure hold. Toes inching away from safety only to find it once…

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ADEOLA SHEEHY-ADEKALE
The Honest Perspective

Writing on female experience, race, motherhood & self-development. Columnist at Green Parent magazine & Parenting Top Writer. Follow me on IG @adeola_moonsong.