Life in a Leo Episode 17: Failure

May 11, 2018

Life in a Leo Episode 17: Failure

This week was another solo episode. Next week I will be back with an interview so stay tuned. 


The topic for this week was inspired by an experience I had when I was volunteering for an organization I feel passionately about. I was asked to work at a phone bank and it was one of the most frustrating experiences I have had. I wasn't even asking for money, but people just didn't want to hear what I had to say. This experience left me feeling rejected and frustrated. I felt like I had failed the organization. 


I was also inspired by the #gymnasticsfailchallenge. This viral movement has humanized all these gymnasts but also provided us with lots of comedy. I believe everyone is posting moments where they aren't hurt and able to walk away from the fail, so that's good.

 
Hope you enjoy my thoughts and take something positive away from what I share. We would love to hear from you, so please message me - rebecca@leotard.com. 
Good luck to everyone competing this weekend!   And don't forget to point your toes :)

 

Mara Titarsolej sharing some beam fails - @maratitarsolej

@eljosamx - hanging on by the t-shirt

Fjóla Guðrún Viðarsdóttir - Icelandic gymnast gymnast @fjolagudrunvidars





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