Why I Made Getting Past Approach Anxiety My Life’s Mission

Twelve years old. 5th grade. I picked a fight with the school bully. He accepted. “After school. I’m gonna kick your ass!” he said. When the 3 o’clock bell rang, the entire class walked to a backyard off of school property. I could feel my arms getting numb. I was paralyzed. Inhibited. I’d never felt … Continue reading Why I Made Getting Past Approach Anxiety My Life’s Mission