They say that it took Thomas Edison 10,000 tries to invent the light bulb. And that any prodigy or expert has spent 10,000 hours practicing their craft. Even Mozart had to invest 10,000 hours before getting really great at writing symphonies (He just started at age 5.)
For the last year, I have enjoyed publishing this blog. I am a thinker; I am a Mom; and I have a BIG heart for seeing kiddos recover and live fuller lives than anyone thought possible.
What I underestimated was how difficult it was going to be to reach parents with my message. In this way the Helping Hurt Kids Blog has been a failure. Which is just fine. I will shift gears.
I am DELIGHTED to begin the journey with the families and orphanage who are on board to work with me. The truth is: they all “found” me the old fashioned way via friends and doctors referring to me, not in cyberspace, not on Facebook, not in blogosphere.
In the words of Donald Trump, “Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.”