Member Login

The Blog

All Posts
Catching Dreams
Personal Musings

The Blog

What a difference a year makes….

Last Saturday was the one-year anniversary of when I met my fiancée Leslie.

Earlier that day, I was in San Diego giving a speech. It was one of my favorite speeches ever. It was at a time when I lost myself a little bit. I did not know if I wanted to continue speaking. Also, the months were filled with angst because I had been really focused on getting out there and dating. My mind is always going a hundred miles per hour. I woke up that morning, got ready, and went to a luncheon where I spoke to the Women’s Trojan League and I loved it. I loved every minute of that trip. I had dinner the night before with a college friend of mine. I sat on the balcony of my hotel that had a partial view of the ocean. On stage I was on fire.

I had known about Leslie from my cousin Babak. He told me about her the week before. I came home from the speech and around 8:30 I received a text from Babak’s girlfriend introducing me to my now fiancée. We chatted for about ten minutes online, and that was the beginning of something incredible.

Before I met Leslie, I thought about love a lot. It had been six years since I broke up with my first girlfriend. Everything else in my life was incredible. I had just moved into my new house, but love was elusive. Part of me felt like a freak. Who would fall in love with me?

A year later, I was talking to my fiancée and we were both chatting about that day and how we cannot wait to see each other in three weeks.

Let's Stay in Touch! 

Join my newsletter. I've love to update you on news about me and ways to stay motivated. 

By submitting this form, you agree to receive ongoing updates from Sourena Vasseghi

More on the Blog

Feeling Your Emotions Leads to Better Decisions

Great Rewards Wait For Those Who Serve Others

Want To Level Up? Get Ready To Be Uncomfortable.

Discover This One Truth About Changing Your Life