Being authentic is the natural condition of humans. When we are authentic we express spontaneously with love and joy for life. As young children we started out connected to Nature, to Spirit to the wholeness of Life and felt free to express that connection. As we grew, we began to be programmed in order to fit into society's beliefs. Some of these beliefs served us well, and many created conflict within ourselves. We learned to modify our behavior, to emulate what we thought we were supposed to be and not what we really were. We started self-judging and self-rejecting based on what we were taught and as a result, we lost our authentic selves.
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