Life is not simply black or white, lucky or fated, stressful or carefree. It is all the shades in between.
True healing cannot happen until we can simultaneously hold opposing truths. The power in the space in between is like the magnetic power between two opposite poles – nonexistent when only one side is held and undeniable when the two are brought together.
When we are able to hold opposites, we sit in a space of tension, practicing and experiencing the complexity that life is. Seeing the good and bad and in between enables us to see our full story.
I write everyday because it allows me to voice what is at the surface. Once that is out of my head, I can dig in another layer deeper. My daily writing practice has been my greatest exploration of self and humanity. Sign up here to receive these thought nuggets in your inbox on the daily.