quote by Julia Cameron; quote text from May journal-planning page set
I need to be able to admire my protagonist despite [her] faults, and so be given a glimpse of my own potential. —Madeleine L’Engle
Braveheart, our choices are the seeds we sow to create our harvests and opportunities to expand our capacity. Our willingness to honor the unseen growth of said seeds is essential even when everything we feel screams otherwise.
Owning our story can be hard but not nearly as difficult as spending our lives running from it. Embracing our vulnerabilities is risky but not nearly as dangerous as giving up on love and belonging and joy—the experiences that make us the most vulnerable. Only when we are brave enough to explore the darkness will we discover the infinite power of our light. -Brene Brown
My guiding principle for Week 18/52: “hold steady.”