You/we are loved. You/we are blessed. You/we are enough.
So beautifully filmed and articulated. This journey on self acceptance while aging is a difficult one.
What a testimony to the power of nature to heal and to hold our vulnerabilities. This was beautifully captured.
Nature is indeed the great teacher as long as we "attend her classes". The ocean offered Danielson its loving embrace and one which he was open to receiving. I think that it was a necessary step in his being able to accept human support. He learned that by giving of himself he received the abundance of love and acceptance offered to him. A beautiful reminder to all of us who cling to preconceptions of ourselves.
So beautifully articulated. The images and words were like a beautiful poem that sinks deep into the psyche and leaves a fingerprint on the heart. I am, you are, we are enough.
Yes. I too think I can handle everything by myself. But, you're right, I am not a superwoman. I am just me and that is who I meant to be :) Thank you for sharing this Danielson.
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- Learn from these Lessons in Resilience about why the stories that we tell matter.
- Listen to or read the transcript of this Awakin' Call of a poet chronicling life's loves, losses and disabilities.
- Reflect on who you are in this moment? What have you lost and what have you gained to be the person you are now?
I just received news yesterday that my body is healing well from the aortic dissection I had a year ago. I can now "get on with my life." For the last year my fatigue has been almost disabling. I am just beginning to realize how much of my identify was wrapped up in doing, doing, doing. Like Danielson I have been given a chance to move beyond what I was. A beautiful and powerful video, so timely for me. For Danielson it was the ocean. For me it has been the nearby river path and forest which I have walked almost every day. Much gratitude to those who made this film.