I wrote this article back in 2013 in the Pagan Families blog on Patheos. It later ran in issue #115 of Circle Magazine. I am re-posting it here because it is worthwhile to remind ourselves of this information with summer camps in full swing and the school year just a few weeks away. I am also re-posting it here as both the Pagan Families blog and Circle Magazine are no longer in circulation (but you can still read an archive of the blog here and buy back-copies of Circle Ma
I was just on one of the Facebook groups I belong to and somebody posted an incredibly vulnerable and heart-felt query...how does one end a war with oneself?
How many times have we been a battle with our own selves? How many wars are we fighting all over our physical and psychic bodies?
Here is the advice I gave to the querent. Let's begin by calling a spade a spade-if your internal conflict is a war, end it like a war.
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