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Authenticity, Relationship

Why I’m So Angry: A Woman’s Perspective

Because when I was in my teens and twenties out at night in my sleepy suburban neighbourhood, I would sandwich my keys between my fingers as a weapon. Just like the girls were taught in school. Just in case.

Because I’ve been told – one too many times – that I’d be prettier if I smiled.

Because I can’t go for an early morning jog without being acutely aware of my surroundings at all times. Continue Reading

Authenticity, Relationship, Spirituality

Rememberings: A Year Later

It was this Sunday last year. The last day of the long weekend. And as I search my mind, I can’t honestly recall if it was sunny because there was a dark cloud following me everywhere I went and a deep-seated anxiety that bubbled quietly and angrily below the surface.

Life.
Waking from a winter’s slumber.
Fresh beginnings. Continue Reading

Authenticity, Relationship, Wellness

On Being Human, Or, Reminders For Your Day

1.

It’s ok
to not be
ok.

2.

Trust that
nobody
really knows
what they’re doing.

3.

There’s nothing more intriguing
or sexy
than being with someone
who feels as human
as you do.

4.

Sometimes you have to be uncomfortable
before you can comfortably inhabit your skin again.

5.

Don’t be afraid
to renounce
your convictions.

6.

Give yourself permission
to feel your way through it.

7.

Expectations can ruin
absolutely
everything.

xoxo

 

 

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