Anxiety is a defensive strategy... We’ve become a culture that would rather feel anxious than feel our true emotions or honor our truth.
Feel the static electricity in the air around you. Hear the deafening cacophony of the storm wail against you, shouting angrily at your rebellion. And ride.
As I meet the New Year and all the cultural messaging around self-discipline, I'm resolute in my own way: to preserve January as a sanctuary for reflection.
The lens through which our art is seen and studied can have a definite bias if, for example, our #MeToo stories are in the public forum.