Christy Baker edited the table of contents of The Gifts of Imperfection Friday, March 30, 2012.
Introduction: wholehearted living --1. Courage, compassion, and connection: the gifts of imperfection --2. Exploring the power of love, belonging, and being enough --The things that get in the way --3. Cultivating authenticity: letting go of what people think --4. Cultivating self-compassion: letting go of perfectionism --5. Cultivating a resilient spirit: letting go of numbing and powerlessness --6. Cultivating gratitude and joy: letting go of scarcity and fear of the dark --7. Cultivating intuition and trusting faith: letting go of the need for certainty --8. Cultivating creativity: letting go of comparison --9. Cultivating play and rest: letting go of exhaustion as a status symbol and productivity as self-worth --10. Cultivating calm and stillness: letting go of anxiety as a lifestyle --11. Cultivating meaningful work: letting go of self-doubt and supposed to --12. Cultivating laughter, song, and dance: letting go of being cool and always in control.