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Mr. Know It All
I suppose I should rewrite that as MRS. Know It All since I'm female, but you get the point....
Can't tell me anything. I got this. I'm right. I'll do it myself. My way is better.
Truth be told it gets exhausting. Especially being right all the time. It's interesting that folks with low self esteem fall in to this category, too. Wouldn't expect that, would you? The motivating factor is different,…Continue
Posted on February 25, 2013 at 8:48am
Why Ask Why?
Do I need to know WHY something happened?
Do I need to know WHY I feel this way?
Do I need to know WHY you did what you did?
I’ve heard that those of us who ignore history are doomed to repeat it. I get that. This isn’t about turning a blind eye, though. It’s about identifying how I feel.
To me, spending time in the why is distracting me from my now. Keeps me in the past,…Continue
Posted on February 8, 2013 at 10:31am
Don’t Let Go
Hang on! Don’t let go!
Fear of falling is a basic fear we come into the world with, and it apparently sticks with us throughout life. And so we hang on for dear life, don’t we? Even when it’s time to let go.
Not everything needs to be held on to so tightly. What are we afraid will happen if we let go?
Aaaah…that’s an interesting question…
Sometimes it’s about fear and sometimes fear has…Continue
Posted on February 5, 2013 at 9:28am
“I would rather be alone than be with people who make me feel lonely.” ~Robin Williams
I see and hear people every day who are seeking their soul mate. Social media, online dating…we’re trying to find that person who can fill our emptiness. We’re diligently searching to find The One. Valentine’s Day doesn’t help…
You can relax. Call off the search. They don’t exist.
“You’re wrong! …Continue
Posted on February 4, 2013 at 8:00am