parting life feelings

When Sparking Joy Is Not Enough: Releasing My “Fantasy Self”

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even as a Buddhist who practiced cultivating non-attachment diligently. I would walk into a room and marvel at just how much stuff I’d accumulated.I’m not entirely sure what the tipping point was for me.

But after a year and a half of being (more or less) trapped in my house, I have become exhausted by my stuff. What I realized, after being home so much is that I long for the days of travel, when I could move from place to place lightly.

Where I had only what I needed and not much more. Where I didn’t have to open my closet or kitchen cabinets and feel the pang of regret or shame of all the things I had spent money on but wasn’t actually using.When I embarked upon this process, I knew that emotions would come up.

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