Hosted by Laura Cathcart Robbins, a writer and a recovery thriver and survivor, Laura found herself in an all too familiar position. In September 2018, she was the only black woman in the room at Brave Magic, a famed writer’s retreat. After it was over, she wrote about her “only one” experience in The Huffington Post and comments started flooding into her DM. These comments were from people from all races, ethnicities, creeds, and nationalities who had felt “othered”. Laura beautifully inter ...
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By Emily Gough. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Host Emily Gough is a human connection coach, mental health advocate, perpetually curious, and always asking more questions and using the power of stories to teach, learn and grow. The Room to Grow™ Podcast explores the intersections where human connection, personal growth and the concept of cultivating freedom intersect. Emily goes deep into big topics like relationships, mental health, entrepreneurship, confidence, speaking your truth, breaking personal barriers, and being open, honest and real about how to learn from tough lessons along the way when life throws you into the unexpected. Whether it’s a solo episode or bringing on highly curated guests with incredible stories, experiences and expertise to share, get ready to lean in and take the entire idea of growth to the next level - all while covering the uncomfortable topics that many of us like to avoid. Because there's always more room to grow. For all info, free resources, and more, SHOWNOTES: www.roomtogrowpodcast.com INSTAGRAM: @emilygoughcoach FACEBOOK: "Emily Gough Coaching"