What an interesting word. As today is Independence Day in the US, I woke up thinking about this word, and even though I wanted it to give me the feeling of freedom, of being self-sufficient and powerful on my own, it did not register that way for me today. The word kept splitting itself in my mental verbal judo. It kept adding a break in the middle that I really didn’t like.
In • Dependence.
Ugh. Immediate gut reaction. Ugh.
My first thought –> that’s the last thing I want –> to feel dependent on something or someone else. But no matter how much you want to say how free and independent you are, the truth is we are such interconnected beings.Read More