a person’s essential being that distinguishes them from others, esp. considered as the object of introspection or reflexive action.
the union of elements (as body, emotions, thoughts, and sensations) that constitute the individuality and identity of a person
the total, essential, or particular being of a person; the individual
Through the mere experience of life and living, it is a simple process to get far away from yourself. Disconnecting and paying more attention to that which lies externally than to what is within ourselves is all too commonplace an experience. Especially with the holidays in full swing, we tend to consider what will make others happy, different obligations that we have and the hustle bustle of the season.
When was the last time that you stopped to check in with yourself about what will make you happy, what you need and what your obligations are to yourself? When was the last full breath you took into your body to fully breathe into your whole self? What is your daily intention?
Take back that which is already yours. Occupy your SELF!