December's Person of Inspiration: Keli Denise, "Learning to Let Go & Be Myself"
For as long as I can remember, I’ve always existed from a state of fear and being in defense mode. I was a precocious child, which meant that I expressed myself in ways the adults around me didn’t understand. It also meant that my voice was quieted and my ways of expressing myself weren’t really allowed. I was often told, “Be quiet!” “Stop acting silly!” “Why can’t you be like...” I didn’t know anything else to do or be than to retreat within myself. I resorted to operating f