I wrote this prose while doing inner child work after a few months of deep focus on my Al-Anon program. Tears of joy & gratitude welled up in my eyes when I drove home from my Al-Anon meeting that day. My inner child was ready & waiting for my attention: “Today I’m a butterfly starting to emerge from my cocoon. Ready to free myself – to let go of the layers of protection I had wrapped around me. I unfurl & stretch my wings in the air to dry. I’m getting stronger every minute. I lay low & out of sight until at last…I’m ready to take flight. 🦋 I see things like never before. Everything feels new….”
It is everyone’s responsibility to “Speak the truth with love & let God do the rest.” We each have truth which is to be uniquely expressed by our authentic Self. Each of us is an exquisite expression of Divine Love. We need courage to shine our light! What darkness could be eliminated if each of us was shining brightly instead of hiding our magnificence for fear of “upsetting the apple cart?”
So many of us have been “shrinking violets” for far too long. It is high time to blossom fully! Here is a beautiful quote that inspires us to step into the sunlight and open hearts, minds and souls to Spirit/Source! “Most of my life has been spent trying to shrink myself. Trying to become smaller. Quieter. Less sensitive. Less opinionated. Less needy. Because I didn’t want to be a burden. I didn’t want to be too much or push people away. I wanted people to like me. I wanted to be cared for and valued. I wanted to be wanted….