Intimacy cannot be found in one-way exchanges

Keywords: personal growth, emotional maturity

Ultimately, it’s the cumulative pattern of acceptance or rejection of these bids that makes or breaks relationships, builds or erodes trust, and is the difference between feeling close to or distant from the person in question.

https://personalnotesandrecords.wordpress.com/2021/07/18/what-do-you-call-intimacy
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A lot of the inner turmoil for me occurs when I think that what I want is going against what somebody else wants, or even what somebody else wants for me

Keywords: desire , podcasts , self-acceptance , selflove , women

This other thing i’ve been struggling with is sharing about my new project with my family and friends. I so want to tell them, so that I can celebrate with them and share my happiness and excitement with them, but I’m scared that their opinions or “feedback” or suggestions will get in the way of my creative process and doing what I really want to do — the thought in my head of “what will ______ say?” Stops me from living my authentic truth, unapologetically, because what if someone doesn’t love or accept me for it?

https://thefemininewriter.wordpress.com/2021/06/08/desire-desire