bly and the shadow reveal…

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read an essay on the shadow by robert bly yesterday that opened my mind to thinking about what got pushed into the shadow at a young age, in terms of my masculine side, subsequent loss of agency and the ability to go for what i want. a friend, in helping me debunk the way i keep this masculine energy in the shadow, mentioned that perhaps an excuse is showing up when i tell myself it is not my path to focus on the material world. too much to explain here and no need to but the important mind opening aspect is how excuses keep parts in the shadow. excuses can appear to be very intelligent explanations. the shadow parts want to stay there. they have devolved and fear the light. hence, i am not listening to “rational explanations” about myself right now. i am experimenting. if i bring this masculine…

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