But there is a darker version of shame that sticks to the shadows and back alleys of our mind. It feeds on our fears and self-doubt, focusing our mind on risks that don’t actually exist
A Lifelong Battle with Shame
Sean Howard

Oh how I’ve struggled with this in particular. I had to let your piece sit for a bit before being able to write a half intelligent comment. Too many feels. Thank you for this piece. It really touched me.

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