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Everything I Needed To Know About Life I Learned Dancing

Medium Link Photo by Scott Broome on Unsplash “Life is like dancing. If we have a big floor, many people will dance. Some will get angry when the rhythm changes. But life is changing all the time.” — Don Miguel Ruiz Shadows flickered across the trampled dust, these figures moving rhythmically around the roaring bonfire. The pulse of the hide… Continue reading Everything I Needed To Know About Life I Learned Dancing

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Kissing Frogs and Red Flags

The Art of Missing the Warning Signs Medium Link Photo by Esteban Lopez on Unsplash “Loving a person doesn’t make them who you desire; it makes you vulnerable to their reality.”― Abby Fabiaschi Trigger warning: Physical violation and assault discussed I was sitting there trembling, breathing deeply, my sense of self gone. This followed an emotionally exhausting conversation, that… Continue reading Kissing Frogs and Red Flags

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Here I Am, Hear Who I Am

The Power of Being Authentic, Open and Vulnerable Medium Link Photo by Kyle Loftus on Unsplash “Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren’t always comfortable, but they’re never weakness.” — Brené Brown She abruptly took my hands in hers, looking deep into me with her piercing brown eyes. What I had said had just kind… Continue reading Here I Am, Hear Who I Am