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Embrace vulnerability

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Embrace vulnerability

  1. 1. SUZANNE LETOURNEAU AUTHOR OF THE AWARD WINNING BOOK SOAR WITH VULNERABILITY
  2. 2. QUOTE 1 • WHEN WE WERE CHILDREN, WE USED TO THINK THAT WHEN WE WERE GROWN-UP WE WOULD NO LONGER BE VULNERABLE. BUT TO GROW UP IS TO ACCEPT VULNERABILITY…TO BE ALIVE IS TO BE VULNERABLE. MADELEINE L’ENGLE AMERICAN WRITER WHO WROTE OVER 60 BOOKS
  3. 3. QUOTE 2 • THERE CAN BE NO VULNERABILITY WITHOUT RISK; THERE CAN BE NO COMMUNITY WITHOUT VULNERABILITY; THERE CAN BE NO PEACE, AND ULTIMATELY NO LIFE, WITHOUT COMMUNITY. SCOTT PECK AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIST AND BEST SELLING AUTHOR
  4. 4. QUOTE 3 • I UNDERSTAND NOW THAT THE VULNERABILITY I’VE ALWAYS FELT IS THE GREATEST STRENGTH A PERSON CAN HAVE. YOU CAN’T EXPERIENCE LIFE WITHOUT FEELING LIFE. ELIZABETH SHUE AMERICAN ACTRESS
  5. 5. QUOTE 4 • THROUGH MY RESEARCH, I FOUND THAT VULNERABILITY IS THE GLUE THAT HOLDS RELATIONSHIPS TOGETHER. IT’S THE MAGIC SAUCE. BRENE BROWN RESEARCH PROFESSOR, AUTHOR, SPEAKER
  6. 6. QUOTE 5 •YOU ARE ONLY INVULNERABLE, WHEN YOU ARE IN FEAR. SUZANNE LETOURNEAU
  7. 7. WHY DURING THE HOLIDAYS? • THE HOLIDAYS ARE SUPPOSE TO BE. A TIME FOR CHEERING, GETTING TOGETHER WITH FAMILY, DANCING, SINGING, EATING AND CELEBRATING. • THE HOLIDAY SEASON IS A TIME WHEN YOU ARE MORE LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE INTENSE EMOTIONS ESPECIALLY IF YOU ARE NOT SURROUNDED BY LOVED ONES. • IT IS ALSO A TIME OF ¨VULNERABILITY¨ IF YOU FIND YOURSELF WITHOUT A JOB, NO MONEY, HEALTH ISSUES, LIVING IN A RESIDENCE FOR ELDERLY PEOPLE, AND NO ONE TO SPEND CHRISTMAS WITH .
  8. 8. EXPERT I WROTE A BOOK SOAR WITH VULNERABILITY I WENT FROM PRETENDING AND BEING INVINCIBLE (INVULNERABLE) TO BEING REAL. I WENT FROM BEING UNREACHABLE TO BEING AUTHENTIC. I WENT FROM BEING IN FEAR TO BEING IN TRUST. (LOVE)
  9. 9. WORLDLY DEFINITION 1. TO BE CAPABLE OF BEING PHYSICALLY OR EMOTIONALLY WOUNDED. 2. TO BE CAPABLE OF BEING PERSUADED OR TEMPTED 3. REFER TO A PERSON WHO LET’S HER GUARDS DOWN, LEAVING THEMSELVES OPEN TO CENSURE AND CRITICISM.
  10. 10. VULNERABLE• OBJECT: I. BROKEN BEFORE IS MORE VULNERABLE TO BREAK AGAIN II. COMPUTER WITHOUT VIRUS PROTECTION IS VULNERABLE TO GET INFECTED III.BAD HOUSE FOUNDATION IS VULNERABLE TO FUTURE PROBLEMS • EMOTIONS/HUMAN BEINGS I. WEAK II. EXPOSED III.DEFENCELESS SUSCEPTIBLE SUBJECT TO PREDISPOSED SENSITIVITY OPENNESS NOTHING TO DEFEND YOURSELF FROM
  11. 11. HOLIDAYS OR NOT… •INVULNERABILITY ATTRACTS INVULNERABILITY. FEAR ATTRACTS FEAR. CREATING MORE SEPARATION AND HOSTILITY. •HIDING YOUR VULNERABILITY IS NOT ALLOWING FOR YOUR RELATIONSHIPS TO BE COMPLETE. •IT IS ONLY IN YOUR VULNERABILITY THAT YOU FIND TRUE FREEDOM
  12. 12. VULNERABILITY • ALLOWING YOURSELF TO BE VULNERABLE AROUND THE HOLIDAYS CAN TRANSFORM SOMEONE’S LIFE, INCLUDING YOURS.LOVE IS AT THE VERY CORE OF OUR EXISTENCE
  13. 13. HOLIDAYS HOW CAN WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE DURING THE HOLIDAYS? • STOP & DARE BE YOURSELF IN AUTHENTICITY • LET GO OF YOUR STORIES, OF OLD BELIEFS & FALSE PROTECTION • HUG SOMEONE WHO DOESN’T EXPECT IT. • DARE SAY: I WAS WRONG, I DON’T KNOW, I AM SORRY, I LOVE YOU..
  14. 14. SURRENDER • IN THE WILLINGNESS OF SURRENDERING, EVERYTHING BECOMES MUCH SIMPLER AND MORE NATURAL. ANOTHER MISUNDERSTOOD WORD. I THOUGHT IT MEANT TO GIVE UP, TO QUIT.
  15. 15. SEND YOUR NUDGETS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2013 @ 7:00PM EST SUZANNE@SUZANNELETOURNEAU.COM

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