I know, you think I’m about to write a blog about the word “cunt”, a taboo word for a part of the female anatomy. It’s not that I’m afraid to say the word cunt. I’m not. Cuntcuntcuntcuntcuntcuntcunt. See?! It’s that today I’d like to talk about an equally taboo word: commitment.
The word commitment tends to invoke feelings of fear and a sense of being trapped. However, that’s because many of us have been thinking of it in a way that creates fear. We think that if we commit to something, we need to do it forever. We think that if we don’t fulfill our commitments, we are failures. (more…)