The Posture of Vulnerability

Yesterday was one of those days where I viewed most of my interactions through the lens of past hurts. A work email, a misunderstanding with a friend, a rejection in my writing, a trigger to my trauma. I started wrestling with old lies that rear their ugly heads sometimes: “You’re not qualified, you’re not welcome,…

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Is vulnerability worth it?

You know those dreams/nightmares of speaking in front of a classroom without your clothes, or showing up for a big presentation completely unprepared? Yikes. Talk about embarrassing and vulnerable, right? We live in a society that calls up many different definitions of the word “vulnerable,” especially depending upon context. Some view vulnerability as susceptibility to…

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