D the A (Dylan the Armadillo)

When I feel threatened I close up; I'm actually not that different to a small animal, except that I am definitely not small. My walls go up, and my forcefield is engaged. Away, away, pushing away; reflexively I push. I push to protect, I push to protect my belly, where my organs live. My heart … Continue reading D the A (Dylan the Armadillo)

Why living authentically is an effective survival strategy.

The world is a complex and difficult place, especially when you lack a support network. A multitude of things become orders of magnitude times easier to navigate when you have a network of people that you can rely on. You may be thinking, "how does one find and develop this network?". One word. Authenticity. That's … Continue reading Why living authentically is an effective survival strategy.