The people you deem emotionally strong, comforting presences, are that way because they spend time within cultivating these parts of themselves. It takes a lot of work, and it’s not a group effort. It’s something that they must do for themselves.
Fast growth forces you into a higher cost environment, and if you don’t have the systems and ability to handle those costs, you’ll end up paying for it.
The cosmic ass-kicking is exactly what I need in the moment to remember I have work to do and to keep putting effort in.
By inviting a deeper awareness about how things feel (beneath the distracting and occasionally misleading surface), we can decide to ease back and invite a softness, or we can push forward to find a new strength.