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taking responsibility for not committing a soul-crime

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  1. heron

    In this letter, I explore the metaphor of the Heron battle an inner voice of doubt, represented by a croaking frog. I relate this to doing meaningful creative work by outlining principles from Steven Pressfield's “Do the Work.” We must engage with resistance and persist despite the obstacles. Just as the Heron achieves flight through courage and determination, we realise our potential by battling resistance and ship our creative or entrepreneurial work.

  2. the ubiquity of the experience of loneliness

    life begins with traumatic separation … (and) is spent trying either to recover that lost connection by some form of regressive impulse or to