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How I'm Not Living Up to My Dad's Expectations

This is more of a spilling of my heart, if you will, than a list of reasons why I feel unworthy of doing something to be proud of. 740 more words


What really is going on in your mind.....

We all do it, we all speak to ourselves, when you talk to yourself in your mind, which self do you address? Usually people do not talk to their divinity, but to the most superficial aspects of their everyday personality. 132 more words

Self Development

I'm exhausted.

Validation. Purpose. Worth. These are words we rarely use when discussing ourselves, but words that describe our endless search for meaning in life. Social media gives us the avenue to achieve it. 856 more words

Please Please Me

We commonly find ourselves putting others ahead of our own primal needs to the inevitable detriment of our health and well-being. Seeking approval is a strange aspect of human behaviour; the notion of wanting to be shown praise and to receive commendation for our accomplishments, awards, qualifications, job title and social standing is endemic. 391 more words


Water Downed To Nothing

After a day of delving into definitions I released two of the worst ones that had been perpetuated upon me as an entity. The first one is I am not whole. 219 more words

The Great Exchange

To the girl who feels like she’s been used, there’s restoration.

To the boy who identifies every woman with sex because of that magazine you saw when you were 9, there’s restoration. 1,407 more words

Deep Into Definitions

Definitions can be hard little buggers to overcome. Mostly, because we are taught to believe only what we see physically. But, there are many things… 357 more words