All Posts by Sheila Makena

What The Heck Is Wrong With You?

Nothing! Absolutely Nothing Is Wrong With You! It has been schooled, beaten and driven right inside of  too many of us, that our mistakes, failures and flaws are the sum total of who we are. This could not be further from the truth! How many times did your parents yell “What is wrong with you??” […]

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STOP BEING SO UNSURE OF YOURSELF!

We all have an internal guidance system. It’s not broken. It was designed for you to follow in order to get the very best and truest experience you can get out of your own life. But from a much earlier age, this system, which was very strong and clear inside us when we were children, […]

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Self-Support: Why You Should Never Bet Against Yourself!

Do you realize how little you think of yourself sometimes? How, little by little, we lose so much faith in ourselves that we actually stop believing in anything powerful that comes out of our mouths? Humour me. Try saying this to yourself: “I am a genius!” What are the barrage of thoughts that bombard you after […]

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Nelson Mandela: What We Must All Remind Ourselves.

I first really knew of Nelson Mandela back when he was released in 1990. I was 10 years old and didn’t see what the big deal was. My parents, but especially my father, was fixated to the TV screen as we watched live coverage of this old man, walking slowly through a humongous crowd of […]

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Your Push Factors: How To Use Them To Overcome Your Fear

  Is there something in your life that you are willing to defeat your fear to accomplish? Then that is what your push factor is. I have a fear of needles. I can’t point out the root of the fear. I just know I’ve had it since I was a kid. I absolutely freak out […]

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Motivational Books: Are They Useless?

One Sunday afternoon I was having a talk with my mother. We always have these talks in the kitchen, and I have grown to adore these conversations we have. She told me about an article she read in the paper about people who read motivational books. She was very passionate about what the author wrote. […]

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Keep Calm and Stick To Your Plans

When the going gets tough, you better keep going! I am actually writing this article more for me, than for you, as a reminder to myself that no matter how difficult this journey gets, I MUST keep going, because I have invested too much into this to turn back now. So consider this a think-out-loud-article. […]

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