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Making A Choice

Choosing is nerve-wracking. Choosing is also really, really good.   You get to choose who you are. There will be times in life when others try to tell you who you are. Don’t listen. There will be times in life when others try to reduce you to a label, adjective, or judgment. Don’t acquiesce. There will be times when others will tell you to focus on consumption and competition. Don’t look. Our social, cultural, economic, religious, political systems will try to stuff your uniquely shaped soul into a boring box. Resist the temptation to conform and climb in. RESIST WITH ALL YOUR MIGHT You will be told there’s one way to be and one way to do. Don’t buy into that bullshit. You are a multifaceted, dynamic, ever-changing, complex, precious soul inside a human body. You can spend a lifetime trying to deprogramme, and unlearn these lies. It’s easy to feel lost in a mountain of falsehoods, searching for the shards of truth you once knew, and now have to claw your way to rediscovering.  …