You Don’t Need To Carry This

Please put it down.

Shame

The weight of it is not making you stronger.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is from one of my favorite pieces I’ve ever created.

Because I need to remind myself of this, often.

If you would like to see the entire post:

Put It Down

Something told me to post this again.

I hope if someone needs to be encouraged to put this down,

That this helps.

 

 

 

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34 thoughts on “You Don’t Need To Carry This

  1. I put it down/let it go quite some time ago. 😊Thoughtful of you, Colleen, to share the message and drawing again!

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  2. anie says:

    if you don’t forgive yourself, its hard to live.

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  3. ivor20 says:

    I remember this one,
    There is shame
    There is blame
    That we need to tame
    To love our own name

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  4. Chuck Lee says:

    This is a message that bears repeating many times. Thank you.

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  5. markbialczak says:

    This is a hard life lesson to learn, MBC.

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  6. I remembered and love this one. ❤️

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  7. It’s always good to be reminded!

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  8. Jodi says:

    a good one indeed!

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  9. You are absolutely right! Great reminder!

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  10. I loved revisiting the entire post! Definitely worth it – I felt especially glad today that I don’t seem to carry much of those weights and I do feel stronger.

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  11. livingabroad says:

    Very inspiring and so true. We carry so much unnecessary weight and it doesn’t make us stronger. Thank you for sharing this message!

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  12. Thanks for the reminder

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  13. ksbeth says:

    so worth your reposting, even if you help one person remember this, you have changed their life for the better.

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  14. tric says:

    I saw this the other morning when you posted it on fb. I walked taller after seeing it.

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  15. Ali Grimshaw says:

    This is such an important message. The weight of shame is burying so many alive.

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  16. Debra says:

    The original post remains one of my favorites, Colleen. I think we can all occasionally benefit from the reminders! Thank you.

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