Who is my biggest inspiration?
Throughout the years there have been a handful of individuals who have inspired me to always dig deeper and to move beyond my limits.
On Tuesday, September 14, 2021 I had the distinct pleasure of interviewing one of my living inspirations, Tennis Champion, Venus Williams at the DUMBO House in Brooklyn, New York. I was in attendance covering the launch of her vegan plant protein wellness beverage, Happy Viking. It was a pinch me moment.
Beyond her celebrity, I admire Venus in many ways not visible. When I resource my “three brains,” the following feelings and thoughts bubble to the surface.
When the body fails, you must fully recognize and not ignore the signs.
Reinvest in who you want to be.
Reinventing yourself is never easy, but you must try.
Venus gives because she knows there is always more that can be done.
Pain can debilitate, but it can also motivate.
As a member of the BIPOC community, she is a trailblazer and someone who others have discounted on and off the court.
As Venus famously once said, “Some people say I have attitude - maybe I do... but I think you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does - that makes you a winner right there.”
Read the full article here in Authority Magazine
Every Monday morning at 10 AM EST I will post a powerful prompt which can also be synced to your smartphone calendar here and follow it wherever it leads. The aim is to resource all "three brains" — head 🧠, heart 💓, and gut 🤰 — in hopes of connecting the dots to those sticky parts in our nature that matter.