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Video: Don’t Give Up

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I actually taped this video awhile back. Some of you may have already seen it. Even though it’s not a great shot of me, the video’s message, on perseverance, is important, I think. And that’s the theme today. So I hope you can get past the ugly green background and my messy hair.

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  • Valerie

    You, my dear, are the picture of perserverence. I cannot believe that someone would say from looking/watching your videos that you’re a person who doesn’t look like they’re working very hard on that depression. Maybe I heard you wrong. But if someone said that, give me a break! I mean, you are dealing with your depression on a DAILY basis. Not only are you dealing and coping with YOUR depression but you are helping and encouraging others in their own struggles with depression.
    I haven’t been on line for a week or two b/c I’ve lost my job but whether you see this comment or not, I had to write it. Don’t you ever forget how HARD you work on staying healthy. You will exhaust all means before giving up and then still, you perservere.
    Keep on keeping on! Like you said, one step in front of the other. Sometimes they are miniature little baby steps and sometimes we fall back but we’re all just struggling to “stay in the game” of life.
    Love Valerie

  • karla

    What a great message and you seem so calm. There are Angels among us. Fatigue is worth it when you work so hard to complete something. What a fabulous message from you. Thank you

  • http://www.vitabits.de/korperteile/ zunge

    I cannot believe that someone would say from looking/watching your videos that you’re a person who doesn’t look like they’re working very hard on that depression. Maybe I heard you wrong.
    zunge

  • http://htt://www.patriciaoleary.com Trish Oleary

    Therese,
    I can’t thank you enough for this inspirational message today. It is EXACTLY what I needed. I have been feeling really overwhelmed and confused the last couple of days. Wondering why I feel like I am banging my head against a wall and nothing seems to work out like is planned. I just need to keep doing like you reminded me, just keep going and keep putting one foot in front of the other!!
    You are a true blessing my friend,
    Trish

  • Your Name

    Therese,
    I watched your bird nest’s demonstration and I wasn’t sure what you were trying to do but I get the message you are trying to send out to us. I must admit that you are a woman with courage and passion to help others and I want you to know how inspiring you are to me. I must confess to you, every time I try to meditate, immediately, I fall asleep. Once, I bang my head on the wall so hard and I got so discouraged to continue with the meditation. Any suggestion for people who can’t stay awake during meditation?
    Thanks,
    Deborah

  • Elizabeth

    Thank you, Therese for sharing your struggle — you give a lot of hope to me and to others. Bravo.

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