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Do You Live Other Lives In Your Imagination?

The benefits and pitfalls of phantom selves

Photo by Tikkho Maciel on Unsplash

As a tween, I tore through the young adult novel Flowers in the Attic and immediately wanted to become a ballerina. I loved the gracefulness of ballet and was enchanted by the descriptions of Cathy’s dancing.

The fact that I could romanticize the dancing when their mother was holding them…

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Personal stories on health, relationships, and a holistic approach to happiness. Wholistique is about Growth not Change. We DO NOT want to fix You because You are not broken. We want to shift your perception of reality and to empower you with the proper tools to navigate life.

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