Being “authentic” or “true to yourself” is Your (capital Y) goal… whether you (lower case y) recognize it yet or not. 🙂 Authenticity is the state of a pure little child (usually around 3–4) who has not yet adopted Inauthenticity.
“Taking care of one’s self” is the most pro-active and essential activity one can undertake. All have experienced relationships that have involved pain of varying sorts. It is impossible to escape mortal life unscathed. The list of ‘go-to’s’ is long.
Some where, some time… no matter how long the duration, no matter how intense the persecution, no matter if everyone, EVERY ONE, even my Eternal Partner, even if my GOD has turned away from and betrayed me… even if I