On integrating my shadow

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For most of my life I‌ had built my personality around being hardworking, obedient, productive, useful, intelligent, and good.

After I‌ began my journey of personal evolution, I‌ directed these qualities to building a new life for myself. It took a tremendous amount of energy to change almost everything about myself. I had to transform from being a logical, quantitative, analytical person to become an allowing…