Tattoos and Strangers and Community: 3 thoughts on being vulnerable.

Really, I thought about canceling because I was feeling insecure, Ancient you’re-not-enough thoughts knocked on my door. You’re not interesting enough, not wealthy enough, not pretty enough, not smart enough, not funny enough, not expressive enough, not cultured enough. The gentle tapping on the screen door of my soul morphed into a heavy fisted, persistent pounding. I opened the door, briefly, and shouted squeaked “Go away.”

I have learned that when I don’t want to do something, I should.

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