For the feminine energy to "come alive" in this world that is still dominated by the masculine energies, woman of all ages need to discover who they truly are at the core and then bring this forth into the world. This does involve self-reflection without judgement and it does involve stepping into the unknown...it is lucky that women are naturally courageous.
As you become more aware of your core within and the flow of your own life force energy you will soon realize that it is well worth the effort!
Socrates believed that the purpose of human life was for personal and spiritual growth. "We are unable to grow toward greater understanding of our true nature unless we take the time to examine and reflect upon our life".
"The unexamined life is not worth living"