The Ways in Which We Name Ourselves

The boundary lines we build for the boxes we live within

Image by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash

The ways in which we name ourselves are the boundary lines we build for the boxes we live within. They are parameters that at first shape and guide us but if we do not look at them, pick them up, turn them over and examine them every once in a while, they will constrict us inside outdated ideas of who we are…

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ADEOLA SHEEHY-ADEKALE

ADEOLA SHEEHY-ADEKALE

Writing on the female experience, race, motherhood & self-development. Columnist at The Green Parent magazine. Follow me on IG @adeola_moonsong.