Because true belonging only happens when we present our authentic, imperfect selves to the world, our sense of belonging can never be greater than our level of self-acceptance •••happy aboriginal / indigenous people’s day + summer solstice•••• •
On a day like today #nationalindigenouspeoplesday , at a time like now, this felt like the right photo to share (even if I’ve shared it before). Our country is our people - whether you’ve been here since time immemorial or this is the first day you’ve arrived - we all belong. There’s not much to say that hasn’t already been said, so I’ll keep it simple: we can all do better.
Well, it's definitely summer! This evening's shower produced one of the most vivid and beautiful rainbows I've ever seen! I was into my commute with only my phone, but managed to snap a few while stopped at a light. Then, when I got home, I realized several of my volunteer sunflowers have already bloomed!