Self-Love Affirmation Continue reading Affirmative 🌺 #6
Fandango’s One Word Challenge today is Over. I have just discovered this song; but, it’s beautiful. I think some of you will find it really soothing. Continue reading #FOWC: Over
Imperfection is a piece of our character. It’s OK to mess up. It’s OK to make mistakes, even if it hurts others or creates discomfort. Messing up is apart of nature.
I am learning to love others, despite their flaws. I’m learning to love myself from the same light. I should know how to do this already; it should be a natural reaction.
It’s not. I didn’t grow up with acceptance, not from myself… Not from my parents. I didn’t know what it felt like. Because of that, I felt I had no identity…. No voice. I didn’t grow up feeling safe enough to make mistakes, and learn. I didn’t grow up making my own choices to possibly make mistakes.
Yes, that prevented a great deal of discomfort in my parents’ lives, but it significantly hindered mine. I wasn’t prepared for the real world.
You know it’s going to be a tough week when you start a Monday, crying, before 10 am. The saying goes, don’t create a storm then complain when it rains. Maybe I should remember that. I hate what I feel right now. Continue reading Storm