Walls

Self preservation is a funny thing. We build walls when shut out to shut ourselves in…(to an extent)….actually I don’t shut myself in per se ….come to think of it maybe I do.

We dig our heels in, get stuck in our ways; only a radical mind shift can free us. See right here…I’m using plural … not singling myself out at all even though I’m talking from experience. Self preservation.

It’s almost as though acknowledgement leads to cracks in the wall…. and no, we cannot have that….anything but cracks.

It’s as though I have this ‘don’t care’ switch that auto activates when I feel emotionally threatened. Hurt=poker face=walls in that order. Sometimes the switch is delayed by the reaction of processing information and eyes are a dead giveaway. The more delayed the reaction the stronger the walls.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s