Resistance is Futile

[an article about loving yourself. always] Why are we so afraid of feelings? Neil Gaiman wrote “wherever you go, you take yourself with you”, so you take your feelings too. I have tried to run away from myself. I’ve lived in Hong Kong, volunteered for months at a time in Africa and Nepal, and whilst I have great anecdotes for a dinner party, I now know that I did all that because I was running away from my feelings. And it worked, for a while. But after all that, here…