Being Brave


Being brave is such an honorable trait. We see this portrayed in books, movies, and in music. Our culture idolizes people who are brave. We cheer in movies, encouraging the hero who ultimately saves the day. Being brave goes so much deeper and is so much simpler than heading an army to defeat the evil king. It comes in so many different forms, and is seen in many different ways. One person is being brave by just getting out of bed in the morning, while another person is being brave by speaking in front of an auditorium full of people. One of my favorite songs of late is Brave by Sara Bareilles. This song has a special place in my heart, and maybe you can relate. The lyrics are about people not being brave enough to speak up for themselves, people who are afraid to be themselves, people … [Read more...]