Letting Go

Moving Forward

All of our lives are set within much larger social and cultural currents that we can’t see (like fish in water) and the ideas we grip for, the stories we cling to, are largely imaginary.[…]

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Honesty, it’s complicated.


Sometimes we have to choose not-harming (ahimsa) over being truthful. Sometimes we can be dishonest with ourselves (e.g. I really NEED $85.00 yoga pants). Sometimes honesty requires dealing with a painful issue that we’d rather avoid, or requires that we make an unpopular decision or deliver unhappy news. Often, we are not rewarded for honesty, at least not in the arena of success and status.[…]