Are you a first time traveler? Perhaps you’re ready to take on a new destination or a new task. Many of us struggle with those What if questions when we’re about to take a giant leap into the unknown. Is it exciting or terrifying? This week’s Thoughtful Thursday asks you this question: “What if you continue to ignore your what if questions?”
Guest Blog Post by Christine Hassler
What if? This question evokes a feeling of wonderful possibility or dreadful panic. For many, it’s the latter. What if questions usually pop-up when we are navigating our way through unknown territory. When worrying about a situation or facing anxiety about something in the future, the incessant what if questioning begins: “What if X happens? What if X doesn’t happen? What if I do X? What if I can’t do X? What if he/she does X? What if he/she doesn’t?” And on and on and on.