Posts tagged brene brown
Learning to look under your bed - facing the boogie monsters

It is not a new thought that fear is the opposite of love - or even that all emotions can be boiled down to variations of these two primal essentials. True to form of all opposites they are a 2-sided coin and neither can exist without the other. There is no knowledge of dark without light; no happy without sad, no Harry Potter without Voldemort. It is arguable that we only know emotion through awareness and understanding of its counterpart. 

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Words : the Magic Drug; How They Literally Define Who We Are

There is something about these wonderful little "thought vehicles" that seems completely and ironically indefinable. On the most surface level, doesn't it seem magic that I can write them on a page (or a screen) or I can speak them aloud and you can understand my thoughts? It's almost like magic ...

Words are quite literally the vehicles through which we understand our consciousness, our awareness of the world around us. They are the lens through which we see our awareness of self but even more essentially, they are our method of communicating and combining our awareness with that of others. Words are the currency of thoughts. 

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