Oh we love our daughters. We say we are protecting them while stifling them. We tell them to be strong but we silence them when they try to speak up.
“Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.” – William Shakespeare
We signed a name that we made up using syllables from our names. He never found her. She didn’t exist.
It’s never really about what job or business you do. It’s more about who you really are.
How did we all agree that there is only one way to be educated – sitting behind a desk for 6-3-3-4 years, writing tests and exams and collecting a certificate at the end of it all?
The instructions were clear as they were strict: Show up. Get on the bus. When you arrive at the destination, you have ONLY one hour to find your past self and to spend with them.
It’s the realness to watching a young woman take great risk against everything she has been taught, and all she ever believed in and experienced to forge a new path for herself when none existed and create a spot within a space where she would never belong.
Adorn me with your Radiance
In the journey of life, you will share many experiences with many people. They will come into your life and space, playing different roles.
Is this toxicity a contributory factor to prevalent health issues of many young people? What does coping with abuse for the most part of your life do for your physical and mental health?