2 posts from day 16/08/2010

Permission to Be What I Am

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Can you provide it for me?

Unfortunately, I've agreed that in order for me to be something, I need external validation to be so. Things aren't real and true because I feel them. They're true when something bigger than me validates them. They're true when some else agrees. Like you.

Will 'credentials' make me confident being what I am?

It's easier to feel confident about what you're doing when you have them.

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Ma and God by Shel Silverstein

God gave us fingers--Ma says, "Use your fork." God gave us voices--Ma says, "Don't scream." Ma says eat broccoli, cereal and carrots. But God gave us tasteys for maple ice cream. God gave us fingers--Ma says, "Use your hanky."

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