You’re not too intense if you can’t totally enjoy the holidays because... you’re distracted by your need to find and manifest your purpose on the planet.
This is also the loneliness of not feeling seen. The isolation of not following the horde, of not always being understood.
I don’t want to carry my heart around like a burden anymore. I long for connection and compassion and partnership.
Of course, I know there are friends willing to back me up and encourage me to at least try this new thing I’m after. Still, I also remember other occasions. Times when opinions were uttered inadvertently and unsolicited good advice was shared without any hesitation. Occasions that many times ...