Laying it all Down

How often do parents do this to children? “Because I said so”. “Because I’m big and you’re little”. It’s a bullshit way to conduct your life. If you want respect EARN IT. You don’t automatically deserve it because you’re an adult or elder. Sorry, not sorry. ❤

I didn’t have a name for what I was going through as I came into adulthood. As I looked at my life and realized how awful it was. No name for that desperate desire to learn, grow, be and do different. I felt that desperation from such a young age, but there was NO ONE to guide me.

One memory, in particular, I was probably around age 7 or 8. We had just moved to another new house. I was sitting on the porch alone wondering about…

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You must grow strong enough to love the world, yet empty enough to sit down at the same table with its worst horrors. ― Andrew Boyd