The Wednesday Worm

Christopher Durao
Reframing a Bad Day

Reframing a Bad Day

I had a frustrating day today. Nothing went as I had planned. Having spent a lot of time in the past decade in the military, I like my routine and structure. It really helps me to be productive, as well as keep my anxiety at bay knowing what I am going to be doing and when I will be doing it.

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Christopher Durao
Insomnia + Meditation

Insomnia + Meditation

Hey all, I haven’t written a blog in sometime but I am going to hold myself accountable to writing one of these weekly or posting submissions from other Rain-Dwellers. I’ve had a lot of insomnia the last week or so. This is probably because I’ve been working a lot with the bus acquisition, the new summer collection, adding new support channels, planning gatherings and expanding awareness of our mission. Being busy is great, and it feels really rewarding to be productive. But it is important to find a balance. Too much go go go will always end in burning out...

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Christopher Durao
A Closer Look and New Perspectives

A Closer Look and New Perspectives

Hi I’m Chris. I’m the creator of Resilience.  Resilience is a lot of things, it’s a movement, it’s a community. But it’s also a really meaningful word, it’s my favorite word, actually. Resilience is the ability to bounce back, to pick yourself up, out of whatever stuff you been dealt. The symbolism of the worm in my logo here is about healing. Worms have this incredible regenerative property so that when facing drama like being cut in half, they regenerate and become more than they were previously. And that’s exactly like us humans. When we go through tough dark shit,...

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Christopher Durao
Half a year of 'The Gathering of the Rain-Dwellers'

Half a year of 'The Gathering of the Rain-Dwellers'

Hello everyone! If you are a continued supporter of Resilience, I want to thank you for showing up here and investing in all that I do. I am very grateful for you and it is everyone of you that make this community so ineffably full of value and support for us all. If you are new to Resilience and the mission I have set out upon, I'd like to catch you up!

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