I wish I could just be. My anxiety and depression coupled with ADHD cause a constant war within my own mind. To be or not to be?
When Shakespeare penned these words for Hamlet in reference to pondering his own death and suicide, he felt his pain and unfairness of life, but knows it’s better than suicide.
It takes a lot of strength to just be. There are many obstacles to achieve that. Work, difficult relationships, being a parent, friend and citizen, plus health. All play a part in our well-being.
Leaning to be at peace with ourselves is the greatest step of be(ing).