Any worriers out there?
Here's the thing with worry: some folks are born with it, wired into their makeup, and others aren't. Me, I'm not an innate worrier. Intense? Yes. Loud and blustery? Heck yes. But anxious, no.
I think this is why it took me so long to realize that my one daughter is a worrier. It took me years - we're talking five or six years - to see that anxiety's in her wiring. See, she doesn't come across like a worrier. No phobias or clinging to me leg or hanging back from new activities. No, she's lively and assertive and independent, a can-do kid. And she's forceful (a good thing!) and has a will like steel.Read more