Story 12: My Independence is a Problem



I am officially living on the road in my car, more specifically my unconverted bus. I am pointed in the direction of Colorado, where I will build out my skoolie with the help of a friend. Immediately I run into a mechanical problem. The highs and lows of this wild life offer me perspective into an are of myself in which I need to heal and grow: my independence. Rather, my hyper-independence. As much as I don't want to admit it, my hyper independence is a defense mechanism, a trauma response. So as I drive further into the unknown ahead, I take the time to reflect on this and make an unexpected pit stop to visit the person I trust the most. Click the SUBSCRIBE button to join the journey. For daily updates, follow me on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/regretlyss Talk soon, Lyss

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