My yoga friends are well familiar with the similar phenomenon of "I can't take yoga. I'm not flexible!" Why is this sentiment so prevalent? Why do we set so many plans on the "some day" shelf, placing barriers between what we're doing now or where we are now, and what we want to do and where we want to be?
Just this week a friend posted a link to this article on seibellaboudoir.com, which explores this idea from her experience as a boudoir photographer.
What do we perceive the benefit of this delay to be? In fact, the delay is only going to make reaching your goals that much more difficult. After all, if you started playing guitar a year ago, this year you would have a year of experience playing guitar! But if you keep saying you'll start next week...
So what are you waiting for? Have you always wanted to try a bellydance class? Then start TODAY! If you're in Seattle, then I hope you will come try a class with me at Deep Roots Dance. But if you live in another city, guaranteed there is a class somewhere near you. Find it, and for goodness sake, stop waiting and GO!