Trailer with lettering: BAH DAH

Tag: rejection

08/06/09 GOD GRANT ME THE SERENITY / Decatur, GA

Trailer with lettering: GOD GRANT ME THE SERENITY

The Serenity Prayer was authored by theologian, Reinhold Niebuhr.

03/29/08 Graciously Accepting Rejection / Davidson College, Davidson, NC

I was at Davidson College the day after their Friday night NCAA win. It was cold and rainy and a large percentage of the student body was in Detroit but I still managed to get 19 people into the trailer. Their mantras were awesome.

I felt a new sense of integration while interacting with people who were less interested in participating. Graciously accepting rejection eased the experience of discomfort for me and the rejecting audience. Letting go of a personal sense of rejection freed me to encounter the next exchange with fewer defenses.

02/21/08 NO MORE SELF CENTERED FEAR! / Roanoke, VA

01/19/08 Mantra Trailer Trailer – spoils of desire

This is the third in a series of Mantra Trailer Trailers that explore transitional states of being. An affair of the heart can be irresistible in the moment but ultimately what are you left with when it’s all over?

10/14/07 YOUR NARROW MIND CAN NOT COMPREHEND MY BRILLIANCE / UCCH, Chapel Hill, NC