The strength of sensitivity calls out the lie that the only way to be strong is with a clash of swords. Love in action is a different kind of strength.
It was a holiday weekend where I live, and each day was one of working hard outside in the sun. By the final evening of the weekend I was hot & tired, my energy was spent. A lot was accomplished over the weekend. The grass mowed, lawn trimmed, garden tilled. We moved a 20 foot garden shed from one end …
Authenticity comes from vulnerability. For HSPs, it starts with the practice of acknowledging your own feelings, even if there is no way to resolve them.
Sometimes, explaining what you mean isn’t the answer. Sometimes, if someone misunderstands you, they either don’t want to understand you, or they’re unable.
There are feelings that have no place inside you – or shouldn’t. When you feel helpless or overwhelmed, how will you still take that next step forward?
HSP Introverts rob themselves with a “we are better but extroverts rule the world” attitude. An extrovert ideal may rule, but we don’t have to be ruled.
Anger is an emotion I shelve incorrectly, often. I will instead feel hurt and ashamed when being angry would be the most fitting emotion.
I am sitting outside on the steps in my backyard. It’s just dawn now. The sun’s rays are barely starting to touch the sky and change it’s colour. I’ve been outside for an hour. I came out as soon as my alarm went of this morning. Lately, I have found my way out here most mornings. I will start off …