How I wish that I could explain to those I love, how wrong the world is. I wish I could go back and erase all the messages that I passed on, some intentional, but so many more that I just inadvertently taught out of my own weaknesses and fears. I wish I could redo it, putting more emphasis on embracing it all and releasing them from any sense of shame for simply being a human being.
The world tries to write our stories with its labels and limiting beliefs. We are too weak, we are not enough, we failed, we can’t, we shouldn’t. There is nothing that happens to us that we need to fear. We can face it. We can overcome it. We can heal. Continue reading
“Growing-up, you’ll be conditioned to think one way or another and be irreverent of your own humanity and that of others for a while; and hopefully sooner rather than later, you’ll unlearn all the bs, and come back full circle to rediscover the deep knowing you were born with. And proceed to live with a strong conviction that ultimately, only love and kindness endures, not illusions built by whatever crap you thought you needed to feel secure. And that you can only take with you the memories that were sustained by these most beautiful and gracious of human qualities. These are the only possessions that will stay faithful to protect you in this lifetime, and beyond.” Unknown