Mar 2, 2022
“I’m terrified to ride her. I'm terrified to be in the pasture
with her. I'm terrified to screw her up. I'm scared to get on. I've
tried to ride my old horse to gain some confidence back. But at
this point in time, I'm scared and I want to find the joy I used to
have in riding. Any help would be great.”
While answering this listener question, I discuss the difference between a physical threat causing discomfort or mental thought causing discomfort. I discuss separating physical danger from what it feels like to experience your mind creating an emotion. I also share how to identify a ‘clean’ emotion, so you can decide if it is useful or if it is holding you back.