Perhaps life is always giving us exactly what we need, whether we think we are ready or not. Certainly looking back 21 years, it's crystal clear. At the time I certainly didn't feel ready to be a mother, yet I was. And look at all I've learned!
Disaster, especially terrorism, notwithstanding its horrific initial impact on lives and property, takes its greatest toll, over time, by destabilizing the emotional -- and thus economic -- fabric of a community, state or nation.
Many women I work with ask me, "Tara, why haven't I achieved my vision yet? How do I live my desires?" But when an opportunity arrives for them to say yes to what they really want they stall. Instead of saying yes, they stop themselves cold.