You may feel disconnected or unfeeling but there is a solution.. feeling and understanding our emotions is like a muscle and it needs practice and training to be most effective. By tuning ourselves into our emotions over time we will become more adept at knowing ourselves. What makes us human is our ability to learn and grow from ourselves, and use what we have learned to improve your future. The Love Story provides both an online journal and an online community of Journal-Artists designed to hold space for you to process your story and find space for you to learn to trust you inner voice. The beginning of feeling and understanding your emotions is through creative expression. This form of expression will challenge you but will also be infinitely rewarding. Explore how our journaling program will help you process that pain inside the genre of “Journal-Artism,” a writing modality that fuses journaling and journalism with the personal journey. Begin the process of expression by telling your story.
Becoming self-aware by noting your feelings gives you the power to break toxic habits by catching yourself in the act. Awareness is the first step to increasing emotional intelligence.
Self-respect is earned through watching yourself set healthy boundaries, feeling your emotions, and knowing what you like and don’t like, Listen to your body and surround yourself with others who care emotional intelligence.
Owning your shadow of hate and learning how to dissipate it will effectively increase your self-confidence, self-forgiveness and boost self-esteem through knowing and accepting oneself. We all experience a full spectrum of emotions, but knowing how to handle them or knowing what triggers them is key to knowing yourself.
Don’t know where to begin? Watch this guided mediation and see what emotions come to the surface. Start writing about those even if they are negative emotions. There is no right answer of what you are supposed to write or how you are supposed to write.
How to become emotionally aware
Find inspiration and become aware of your emotions through the potency of written word. Explore stories shared from others within our archive of over 750+ Journal Entries, designed to activate your subconscious.
Identify different ways you can explore your emotions by exploring over 100+ artist interviews about transforming pain into purpose and using that purpose to show their creative expression.
We are a community of Journal-Artists who have experienced pain, hardship, and trauma. We are also working through the process of feeling our emotional experiences and playing an active role in our lives. Be seen, be heard, be a part of a community of writers. Begin the process of journaling your inner emotions on your own timing and pacing. Be among a community of kindred spirits who are hearing, supporting and understanding one another, peer to peer.
Features of Act I
- Peer to peer journaling
- Processing your story in fiction
- Judgement-free zone
- For us by us, community others working on emotional growth