Kundalini energy is conceptualized as a coiled serpent at the base of the spine that, when released, travels up your Chakras, leading to a transcendent experience. New agey and ouroborous-related? Sold!
“It speaks! It’s ALIVE!” The man roared with laughter at his own joke. My friends chuckled. I sat in the back seat, swallowing down tears. If you’re not shy you might not understand how shattering a single comment can be.
It began with intense vulvar itching that kept me up at night and caused me to scratch until I bled. My long fingernails were frequently caked with blood and skin as I clawed into bar soap in attempts to clean them.