My Little Red Boots

How a conversation sparked a beautiful memory

Sam Finlayson
ILLUMINATION’S MIRROR
3 min readNov 14, 2021

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Throughout therapy, the focus was on reframing my experiences. I started to believe there were never any happy times when I was young.

My youngest came back from my mum’s house and asked me about my favorite boots. The beautiful memories flooded forward with an overwhelming feeling of love.

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Sam Finlayson
ILLUMINATION’S MIRROR

Love 📚 New to writing but loving every minute. Write about my experiences with therapy, trauma and recovery as well as other things that cross my mind 😉