102: How Mandy Harvey Turns Tragedy into Triumph
Even the best-laid plans hit snags from time to time. What do you do when you feel like you’ve lost control of your plans?
Today, we’re talking with Mandy Harvey, an award-winning singer, and songwriter, who lost her residual hearing at the age of 19. Even after her hearing loss, Mandy pursued an incredibly successful career in music. She performs around the United States, has released four albums, and was recently featured on America’s Got Talent. Her story looks different than what she had planned for herself, and it is such an inspiring and powerful example of what it looks like to overcome obstacles and pivot so that you can still chase after your “why”.
What’s In This Episode:
Mandy’s story and the journey she’s been on to get to where she is now
How losing her hearing has allowed her to communicate more & feel more connected
Dealing with having to change your plans while still staying true to your why
What to do if your dream gives up on you
Getting over fear by giving yourself permission to fail
What To Do Next:
Read Mandy’s book, Sensing the Rhythm: Finding My Voice in a World Without Sound & check out her tour dates to see her play live!
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“When I lost my hearing, I could no longer hear my own voice, which meant I could no longer be my own worst critic. I could no longer compare myself to others, and I stopped being my own barrier.”