The Struggle We Don’t Discuss

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The Struggle We Don’t Discuss

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The Struggle We Don’t Discuss

The Struggle We Don’t Discuss

“We cannot ignore our pain and feel compassion for it at the same time.” ― Brené Brown, The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are

I feel like there’s something we’re not talking about; like there’s this small shadow of an elephant in the midst of our conversations and relationships.  Maybe if we don’t talk about it, we won’t give it life.  The problem is that if we don’t talk about it, we will either create a numb existence for ourselves ...continue reading...

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I See You.

Authenticity means exercising the compassion to know that we are all made of strength and struggle.”  Brené Brown, Gifts of Imperfection

I believe that “being seen” is one of the most profound human experiences we can have this side of heaven.  I think it means that someone understands, accepts and loves your heart, the core of your being.  They are able to fully acknowledge all the beauty right alongside all the ugly; they are able to smile at all the joy, as well as the sadness; they celebrate the light burning inside of us, as much as the darkness ...continue reading...

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  1. Thoroughly related and loved this.

    by Cindy on January 22nd, 2014 at 7:26 pm
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