First of all, I want to wish you a very spooky and happy Halloween! We hope that you get a chance to dress up, carve a pumpkin or two, eat some Halloween treats and just have fun. I thought it was very appropriate on the day before Halloween to discuss the subject of fear and how fear can hold us back in our daily lives and keep us from achieving our goals. Fear is one powerful emotion and it can literally stop us in our tracks and paralyze us. We can be afraid of so many things – a big one is the fear of failing. Some people are so afraid to fail that they never even try. They never do anything scary or difficult because they have talked themselves out of it before they even make an attempt….