Like me, you might be familiar with the words below (which have been expanded), but they are excellent medicine for this upside-down world of ours and bear repeating.
Your Prescription: Read this as many times as needed.
“I assign you to be a beautiful, good, kind, awakened, soulful person, a true work of art as we say, ser humano, a true human being.
Clarissa Pinkola Estés, PhD, is an internationally recognized scholar, award-winning poet, diplomate senior Jungian psychoanalyst, and cantadora (keeper of the old stories in the Latina tradition). In addition to her international bestseller Women Who Run With the Wolves, Dr. Estés is a managing editor and columnist writing on politics, spirituality, and culture at the newsblog TheModerateVoice.com, and she is a columnist at The National Catholic Reporter online.