“I’m not sure how I could justify the time and cost of such indulgence to my family.”
Reading that sentence made me sad. She was explaining why she wouldn’t be joining our creative reflective retreat. And as I read, I found myself face to face with the inevitable irony that hovers around this work, rooted in misled definitions and twisted yet dominant perspectives.
Caring for the self is indulgence. Thus retreats and other events that promote wellbeing, and resilience