Afraid of Being Afraid: Motivation for the Next Step

August 8th, 2016

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On Mondays, I write about motivation as inspiration for myself and to share about myself and my website. I am honored and inspired that many writers and travelers continue to share their personal stories in my ten Travel Writing Awards on We Said Go Travel. For the past month, I have written more about my … Continued

At the Conrad Miami, when I arrived  in my room with a view, there was a beautiful plate of macaroons with the words, “Welcome to the Conrad Miami! Stay Inspired!” At the Conrad hotels, they do not want you to just be revived by their incredible rooms, spa and restaurant but also to be inspired … Continued

I want to express my gratitude to everyone who reads We Said Go Travel. Many years ago, We Said Go Travel got started to promote a memoir I co-wrote. I had no idea that We Said Go Travel would grow and introduce me to so many people. About a year after I started the site, … Continued

July News: Happy Summer! July has been a time to share stories of freedom in the We Said Go Travel Writing Award and my videos from 2016! At the Conrad Miami,  I cooked with Chef Virgile Brandel and made drinks with Stephen Carter. Click here to see all my videos from the hotel, my tennis lesson, and cooking lessons. … Continued

In Jonah Berger’s new book, Invisible Influence, he says: “99.9% of all decisions are shaped by others. It’s hard to find  a decision or behavior that isn’t affected by other people.” Berger’s claim is we do not see how we are influenced by others. In multiple studies including Asch’s line length study in 1951, people … Continued