Allow yourself the courage to break down those barriers. See the bridges that have been there all along. And be unafraid to keep crossing them.
I find it darkly ironic that the very terminology that symbolizes epic female persecution now might be used against a movement for women.
The root of metta must begin by instilling in yourself the strength, support and loving-kindness that you will then draw upon to bless others.
#MeToo means we’re human. We’re all full of confusion and delusion and fear. And the more we share, the more we move through our fear.
When the backlash of truth explodes as a fear, it can have irreversible consequences. See, the truth can be a lonesome and desperate place, so it is much easier to create a veil, a mask, a shield to hide behind and evoke a fire that has been dormant for quite some time.
It took the overwhelming fear of possible destruction of every kind to bring me to self-reflection and intense honesty.