Surrender isn’t quitting.

Shaylee Edwards
Jun 19, 2022
Original Photo, New Orleans 2022

Surrender is recognition that when you attempt to control circumstances (things like timing, how other people are feeling, or what next week holds) you actually diminish the quality you expect to gain through control — your happiness. Lolz, right? Surrender is acknowledging that what you want is to feel good and that you feel good when you accept that you can’t control anything except your willingness to accept what is.

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