Because just like the seasons, we fall, we grow, we tumble, we change, we begin again.
It’s when you feel fear but do it anyway. It’s when you let someone you love know that they’ve hurt you, instead of reacting with anger. It’s being truthful when you feel shame for what you did. That’s strength and it’s to be admired.
For the rest of my time on earth there are going to be days where I don’t love myself even after I have read an article titled ‘How I Finally Learned To Love Myself.’
When we are not faced with life or death situations and we have the time and health to use our conscious minds to their full creative extent, the decisions we make are almost always through the lenses of the story that we are telling ourselves.
I didn’t feel great about knocking on my dentist’s front door at 11 PM.
Our brains aren’t perfect. In fact, when it comes to decision making, they are extremely outdated.