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Joel Dignam

Joel Dignam is an organiser based in Canberra. He reads (and writes) about people, power, and social relations, and has previously written for On Dit, Woroni, Feminartsy, and Demos Journal.

Nov 02, 2016

Finger-painting: Vulnerability for Late Learners

By Joel Dignam

Intellectually, I understand that it’s healthy to express emotion. I’ve read Brené Brown. I’ve watched Inside Out. I get it. But it’s hard to express emotion when I’m barely conscious of feeling it.