How do I look? The mirror asks And you answer By softening the worry lines in your forehead By replacing the critical look with a peaceful gaze By allowing the storm of your thoughts To pass on by How do I look? The mirror asks And you answer By noticing that your shoulders were hunched …
Body image, acceptance, gratitude
“If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?”- Rumi Vowing to “Take No Offense” is one of the most powerful steps you can take.
If you can’t see that about yourself, whatever you do, do NOT look in the mirror. Look deeper. (And if you feel like poopoo, you probably invited the party pooper, perfectionism to the party!)