What follows is a little sneak peek preview of my call with Marla Cilley (“The FLY Lady”) during WISH Summit 2011.
Okay, I know I’m going to say this for so many of the calls, but believe me–every time I say it, it’s true. Marla Cilley rocked my world!!!! The first time someone (a “celebrity” I was contacting to interview) did this for me, it was Sean Stephenson. I called up, questions prepped and ready to roll, and much to my surprise, he wanted to “chat” first.
“Let’s get to know each other first.”
With Sean it was a blast–he’s such an incredible person and we talked relationships, love and life in general and it paved the way for a fabulous interview where we both felt totally connected.
Marla, she knocked my socks right off. I just wasn’t expecting what she had in store for me.
I had to keep checking in with myself–I was trying to rush things and she wanted to talk. I guess I’m used to being respectful of other people’s time and didn’t want to take advantage of her generosity. But at a certain point, I had to stop myself and take a deep breath, because this woman’s ONLY motivation while speaking to me for over two hours was to lift me up, contribute to my life in a powerful way and honor my deepest purpose in life.
When I finally let go enough to just receive the care, support, wisdom and attention she was offering me, tears started rolling down my cheeks.
“What’s happening dear,” she asked, as though she could feel my tears through the phone.
“Well, I guess I just stopped long enough and slowed down enough to understand that you’re here trying to help and support me.
And she proceeded to explain Read more »
Tags: Beauty, home organization, Marla Cilley, The Fly Lady, WISH Women's International Summit for Health
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