Posts tagged: Protective Layers

Protective Layers and Mechanisms Series (Part 4 of 4)

Now for the final part of the series. My realization and the release of the shadows. What I’ve finally realized is by continuing to embrace my protective layers I was keeping myself from truly being all of me. You can’t hide and be in plain sight. At some point, you have to decide it is […]

Protective Layers and Mechanisms Series (Part 3 of 4)

In this part, we will look at our protection in a different aspect, one of comfort. It becomes a comfortable place to be because we get used to it and changing it is feels scary and uncomfortable. When we were born, we didn’t have these protective guardians in place. There was no armour, layers, or […]

Protective Layers and Mechanisms Series (Part 2 of 4)

I didn’t start to try and protect myself and I didn’t intentionally at first start to integrate these layers into my being. Initially, it was more like I withdrew a bit as words and phrases pelted me like stones. Yes, I would lash back at times but most of the time that just made it […]

Protective Layers and Mechanisms Series (Part 1 of 4)

Soldiers wear armour to protect themselves during battle. In medieval times armour consisted of heavy metal plates, chainmail, and leather protectors. Can you feel the heaviness of it all? And how difficult it would be to move, or even breathe while wearing your armour? Well, I wasn’t wearing physical armour, but with all the protective […]