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Embrace Your Vulnerability

Recently I have been considering the tumultuous state of vulnerability within my Self, Others, and my relationship with those Others. A touchy concept, vulnerability. As I observe and recognize it in other people, I realize the plethora of negative connotations vulnerability embodies. Even in my Self, my latest (consciously recognized) vulnerable encounters have been difficult and emotionally draining. But why? When I travel alone, I am particularly vulnerable. This scares my mother. In all honesty, sometimes it scares me. At [...]