Love notes 1-11:
Dear Dads: Thanks for all you do ❤
(Inspired by the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Security)
To my kiddos:
There aren’t enough stars for all the wishes I’d make for you.
But if I were to create a post for the WordPress weekly photo challenge of Wish, this is where I might start.
I wish you won’t ever feel the need to spend too much time inspecting yourself in the mirror.
But when you do examine your reflection:
“Take everything that’s bright and beautiful in you and introduce it to the shadow side of yourself. Let your altruism meet your egotism, let your generosity meet your greed, let your joy meet your grief. Everyone has a shadow… But when you are able to say, “I am all of the above, my shadow as well as my light,” the shadow’s power is put in service of the good. Wholeness is the goal, but wholeness does not mean perfection, it means embracing brokenness as an integral part of your life.”
~ Parker Palmer (click here for more of this wonderful piece)
For starters, just look up at the stars.
With all my love,
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