Channeling: Take Your Pain With You & Transform It
I was going to have to take it with me.
I was going to have to pack up this heartbreak and all it’s stringy little disappointments hanging off it like talismen (what we might have been, what we might have made, where we might have gone) into my backpack and haul it on out with me.
I was going to have to condense the entire thing; all the memories, moments, the whole experience; fold it up as much as I could, without crushing it or suffocating it, and put it deep inside, somewhere it would be safe.
It seems like the last thing we should do with pain: put it inside us