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colour me true

Words…don’t inspire.

It’s the daring act of going deep into yourself-behind the façade and masks and whatever you use to distract yourself from pain- to retrieve your truth and soak your words with its unmistakably difficult hue that.. 103 more words

Personal Blues

never sacrifice your vulnerability

speak your mind regardless of the situation, and you make yourself vulnerable.

share your deepest fears, aspirations, and truths to another, and you make yourself vulnerable. 364 more words


The Secret Knowledge of Reciprocal Depths

to the hungry homeless man with empty pockets

look into her eyes and fall asleep in the sockets

confess of your shame in her promise as prophet… 177 more words


Every man's affliction: loneliness.

This recurring scene will not stop happening to me: I am in my apartment about halfway through the day looking through the window at the empty grass and there is nobody there. 288 more words


I owe you an apology...

I’ve been a bit of a hypocrite.

I lead people toward sharing and openness, challenge my friends to be vulnerable, and invite others to be authentic. 903 more words

Love The Square Peg

If you can't deal with vulnerability you've no business being in government

If there’s one single characteristic that defines the Abbott government, and increasingly the ALP opposition, it’s their utter lack of care for people who are in some way vulnerable. 886 more words


Courageous Vulnerability

A while back I came across Brené Brown’s TED-talks on vulnerability and shame on YouTube. Within the course of the 40-or-so minutes it takes to watch those videos I realized that I was standing in front of a major paradigm shift in how I would perceive myself from that moment on. 738 more words