As such, how can we re-purpose adversity to our advantage? How can we learn to value these unwanted events that so painfully punctuate our lives? Let me share three accounts of my own dealings with adversity, including the gifts it bestowed upon my life.
Each of us needs to live with hope, joy and courage amidst adversity. We need to honor the gifts and lessons it bestows. We carry within us a unique song and dance that weaves the tapestry of our lives. Adversity adds substance to the mix! If we apply wisdom when addressing it, the gifts can be abundant. When approached with an open mind and flexibility, adversity can navigate us toward our greatest success!
Read more in my recent guest post in Atlanta's Center for the Visually Impaired "SightSeeing" blog at http://www.cviga.org/sightseeing/repurposing_adversity/