Might I encourage you to hang around Sam Smith’s Instagram when you’re feeling a bit down? It brings me all the feels. Set aside that once in a generation voice for a minute because “Sam the Soulful” seems just as lovely. Following him on Instagram this past year has been like watching a master class in what it means to be vulnerable and embrace who you truly are. They say out loud all the things that you’re probably thinking about but too afraid to say yourself. It’s a joy to witness.
Here are four of my favorites:
1. I am enough.
2. Don’t let anyone or anything stop you from feeling that kiss from above you beautiful humans.
3. Reclaim my body and stop trying to change this chest and these hips and these curves that my mum and dad made and love so unconditionally.
4. Look in the mirror and shower that reflection with Christmas kindness. Be super soft.
And if it’s been a while, listen to this and get all weepy. And if you’ve got some time, read the comments on the Youtube thread. Then get weepy all over again.
I’ll be spending the day being super soft and hope you do too. See you tomorrow.
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