This is still as true today as the day I first wrote it. I am still worthy. I am still whole. I am still perfectly happy with myself. I am no longer engaged, or even in a relationship, but I AM still an awesome person completely worthy of an awesome person, should they come along.
The bad stuff is easier to believe
The negative is a record that plays over and over again like this gif.
It repeats in our heads, in the background, in the forefront, all around us.
We’re taught from early on NOT to feel good about ourselves. It’s stuck up, conceited, arrogant, narcissistic. We have to see the bad and have the bad pointed out in order to be acceptable. We’re human after all.
Every direction we turn we hear don’t do that, don’t wear that, don’t, don’t, don’t, don’t be yourself. Be what every one else thinks you should be because you are not good enough as is.
Fear is instilled and leads our lives.
A while ago, but not too long ago in the grand scheme of things, I gave up religion. I did not give up the idea of a higher something, but I gave up religion. I…
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