135. Alex Terranova – Overcoming Challenges & Becoming Your Best Self

At an early age, Alex was faced with some challenges with his eyes & learning disabilities.  In this episode, you will hear his story on how he overcame those challenges and how he’s become a successful author, podcast host, & coach.  Lance & Alex give their opinions on how they believe you create the life you live by the energy you put out into the world. The passion is easily felt when Alex speaks about all he’s been through & accomplished.  Listen to Alex share how his self-esteem issues as a child have allowed him to grow as an adult.  Discover the meaning of his Book, Fictional Authenticity and how it relates to his life.



Alex answers with, “Adversity has given me strengths that I wouldn’t have if it weren’t for that adversity”.


🔥 [00:04:00] Alex’s backstory

🔥 [00:14:57] Meaning of Fictional Authenticity

🔥 [00:26:25] Expectation vs. Intention

🔥 [00:32:56] How Important is Vulnerability

🔥 [00:51:23] What Does Dream Mason Mean?


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About University of Adversity Podcast

Learn how to shift your perspective on adversity by understanding that although adversity may feel like your worst enemy, it is actually your greatest ally. My mission is to connect with unique and inspiring individuals and showcase their journey and what they have gone through in order to become successful in their lives. Tune in three times a week with Lance Essihos for your gold-filled lesson of inspiration, resilience, and bravery. Don’t forget to subscribe!