You must go into the dark in order to bring forth your light.
—Debbie Ford, The Dark Side of the Light Chasers
Closets—the real ones and the metaphoric ones—are those dark repositories for storing what we don’t want to see (or others to see).
This week we used our second skin (our clothing) as a tool to help us come out of our closets, as it were: to shed light on, and shed what gets in the way of revealing our true selves.
What were some of your discoveries this week? How easy or hard is it to dress in a way that matches how you feel? In what ways do you feel that you are coming out of hiding?
- Some of the discoveries I’ve made this week are . . .
- Giving myself permission to dress in a way that matches how I want to feel is easy because . . . (Notice the part that doesn’t feel easy.)
- Some of the ways that I feel I’m coming out of hiding are . . .