Project Face in Water Participants

21 12, 2013

#31 Gary “When are we going to Hawaii?” (39 years old)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:24:54+00:00 December 21st, 2013|Anxiety, Letting go of the Past, Project Face in Water Participants, Self Compassion|Comments Off on #31 Gary “When are we going to Hawaii?” (39 years old)/

I met Gary at a bar. You see, he's a bartender at one of my favorite places in San Diego- The Field. So, for a while he only knew me as a beer drinker :) He's a great guy, an attentive bartender and I absolutely love to hear his Irish accent. I started teaching his [...]

16 12, 2013

#30 Cindy “It is my destiny to swim!” (51 years young)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:25:36+00:00 December 16th, 2013|Anxiety, Breakthrough Moments, Letting go of the Past, Project Face in Water Participants|Comments Off on #30 Cindy “It is my destiny to swim!” (51 years young)/

Cindy e-mailed me after reading Nicole's (Project Participant #6) article in the Beach and Bay Press. She was scared all right, but so motivated.... "It starts with my mother, of course. She was and is terrified of water - not even toe dunking for her. As a child she wouldn't allow me to be around any bodies of water, even swimming pools, because [...]

10 12, 2013

#29 Sandy “A dream come true” (68 years young)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:26:43+00:00 December 10th, 2013|Anxiety, Breakthrough Moments, latest, Letting go of the Past, Project Face in Water Participants, Self Compassion, Thanks!|Comments Off on #29 Sandy “A dream come true” (68 years young)/

"Sandy," I asked, "What is your experience with swimming?" "I had polio as  a child. I fully recovered, but it took a couple of years. When other kids were learning to swim, I was too weak to participate.  So I never learned how to do it properly and have always been envious of people who [...]