I wrote this for the Business Sorority blog and am sharing it here as well. The distinction between boundaries and barricades, as well as the powerful implementation of the one that’s actually effective, has been a huge influence in my life these past few years.
For decades I was under the impression that in order to be “open to receiving” I couldn’t have any boundaries. One of the many gifts of my divorce was the invitation to explore this notion more deeply. That exploration brought the awareness that boundaries aren’t the enemy of openhearted living: they’re the essential ingredient. Turns […]