Radical self-honesty is an essential ingredient of self-acceptance, self-compassion, and self-love. And it’s crucial to freeing ourselves from what holds us back.
It can be used as a sword or a shield, an agent of inquiry and curiosity or rebellion and resistance. Whatever mood you’re in, or want to evoke, Why has got your back.
When you consider why you’re doing any action or choosing a certain path, do you give a reason or a rationalization? There’s a difference.
Everyone tells stories. Your life is shaped not by which stories are true, but by which stories you believe.
How do you know when you’re ready? And does it matter?
Everyone says to know your “why.” When it comes to your fears, the “why” is irrelevant. I’ll explain.
I’m sitting on a train, tensing in fear. So I’m digging it up and laying it out. Warning: this is raw and vulnerable.