Have you ever felt like the darkness is closing in on you? You’ve lost your loved one. You feel alone. Some days you’re barely holding on to life. And, the darkness feels all-consuming. That’s certainly how I felt after the death of my husband 6 years ago. There were days I didn’t know if I could survive. There were times I had convinced myself this feeling of despair was all I would ever know. Thankfully I survived that life-threatening darkness, and in fact have even discovered the beauty of it. Through the realization that darkness is the birthplace of my creativity, my authentic nature, my long term resiliency, and came to understand darkness is also the birthplace of life.
‘When the darkness closes in’ will explore the value of darkness, how exponential growth and life can be fostered in the dark, and what to do when the darkness feels as though it pulling you down.