The Purpose of our Shadow

Insightful post about digging deep, uncovering the darkness and finding purpose in our shadow self

The Teller Diaries

There is often talk about the light, and all it’s bliss and enlightenment and purpose. But what of the shadow ? The dark,unseen, and unrevered.
What is it about this mysterious aspect of the self that we never seem to know enough about?
Shadow refers to an area that is absent of light. With reference to our personal lives, that refers to the unsettled, and sometimes unknown, parts of ourselves. The parts of our self that we try to hide from the world because we don’t think it’s ‘good enough’ to show. Truth is, every part of you, me, we – is good enough.And guess what, that part of our self that we try to squish and squash is actually where the power house of energy, passion and drive that we need to fully live life exists!   Isn’t time we face the darkness, acknowledge the shadows and make peace…

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