Shelter Me
Published in

Shelter Me

The Weight of a Story — Controlling Personal Narrative

Stories are wild things.

Photo by Johnny Cohen on Unsplash

Stories are wild things. Untamed, and only a part of something so much bigger — something that is always in flux, writhing around what we perceive, only giving us small insights into the bigger, grander, unknown. Our own stories are the same — glimpses into the greater narrative of our lives, what has made us who we are. Some are…




A refuge for mind, body, and spirit.

Recommended from Medium

You Are Enough

You’ll Never Be Perfect

Most Overlooked Habits That Helps You To Grow

Rocky Balboa: The Most Underrated Philosopher of Our Time


7 things to learn from Stoics

This past month of July — Nagoshi no Oharae, Tanabata, flooding, heatwave, and lantern matsuri

I got love for my homies who'll be rolling with me

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store


I am an intervention coordinator at a large Title 1 middle school. I care deeply about people and I like to find solutions if I can. Life is hard. Let's be kind

More from Medium

A “Love Letter” To The Person I’m Angriest Towards

Women Suck at Having Fun. Let’s Change That.

I Was a Priest In My Past Life — Thank God I Died

Pandemic Isn’t Over, So As Depression/Anxiety

mental health