About Linda

Hi everyone! I’m Linda Hayles. First I have to tell you that I am honored and humbled that you’re even here, on my page, reading this. I’m grateful for your support and I just have to let you know.

I started this blog after years of just “thinking about it”.

For years friends and co-workers came to me for advise on just about anything that was going on in their life. I would happily give it to them and they would always tell me that I said something profound to them or that I really changed their life. Some would even call me their life-saver. Inside myself, I’d laugh and then become angry because as much as I was helping them, my own life was falling apart.

I dealt with bitter and angry feelings about the way I was raised. I was dealing with devastating marital issues. I felt like my life was going no where and I felt trapped. It seemed that everyone else was pushing my buttons and I reacted to all of it.

Just 2 1/2 years ago I decided to take CONTROL of my life. I decided that I would finish my college education. I decided that I had worth. I decided that I controlled that vehicle called “Linda’s Life”. I decided that I would not sit in the passenger seat anymore. I decided that I would sit in the driver seat. I decided that I really enjoyed helping others and I decided that no one could make me feel anything I did not want to feel.

As I kept helping, motivating and inspiring others I wanted to start a blog and create a website but I also felt fear. I felt fear of people laughing or people never visiting my site but mainly I felt fear that if it did take off, if it did work that I wouldn’t know how to handle the happiness. Is that crazy or what?

I don’t know if you can relate to any of what you just read. I just want you to know that I’m a real person.

I have a passion for acting courageously. I’m living my life out loud and I want you to know that you can do it too!



7 responses to “About Linda

  1. janedunk

    Wow. Linda! Way to go Chica! You definitely left your fear behind by starting your web page! I’m proud to be your friend!

  2. Connie

    Linda!! Congratulations your blog is great!!! love it!!! thank you for sharing… I love Ellen show and that one that you posted here was hilarious !!! great info here, I will be visiting you here more often! good luck! and have a lot fun!

    • lindahayles

      Connie! Muaaaaa! Thank you for your encouragement! Stop by as often as you want! I’m thankful you think some of it is good. I’m having fun. Enjoy your day!

  3. Go Linda! I learnt that “you first have to live with yourself before you can live with anyone else”. Keep doing your thing.

    • Hey Wayne! Thanks for that comment. You are absolutely correct. By the way, I check out your website and it rocks. I left you a message. Get with me, please! 🙂

      Thanks for checking out my blog!

  4. Colin

    Only read the About Me part but already I feel inspired to start a company or something! You know, make it my way, something I can help create and build on, something to leave the 9 to 5 gone. That’s been my dream.

    Thanks for the encouragement and positive feeling you give me.

  5. Colin! Thanks for the positive comment! I’m humbled that you credit a great idea to having read my blog. I’ll take it! 🙂 Thanks for even stopping by and reading!

    Be amazing!

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