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On Setting Boundaries

Excerpts from great articles.

Setting Personal Boundaries for Your Mental Health

People and situations that lower your self esteem are bad for your mental well being…..

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Personal Development

The Ugliness of Who I Was…(Part 3)

The next couple of parts to my story are going to be much harder to write about. They are the true “ugliness” of my story and the beginning of my spiral into much self-loathing, shame & despair…it is my truth and perception of my life. 1,602 more words


I Graduated from #FOMO!!! Letter from a Resigned People Pleaser

I use to be a people pleaser… I mean a major one. I grew up under a mother who drank more than she paid attention to me. 385 more words


I'm Monica. Wait, what?

I’m a huge fan of the show Friends. It’s a show that never gets old to me. I’ve seen every episode multiple times and yet if I’m flipping through the channels and come across it, I almost always stop and watch. 806 more words

Do the next thing

Had to create art from these words from a homily I heard yesterday. To listen in its entirety:


Ooops, I did it again!

I’ve done it all my life. It became ingrained, part of my cells, constantly firing crazy thoughts and reactions in my head. I didn’t even know I was doing it. 431 more words

Free Writing

4 Vital Steps in Overcoming People-Pleasing

Hello, my name is Sonia Dube and I’m a recovering people-pleaser.

Ouch. That really stings for me to admit but the truth is the truth. 1,054 more words

Black African Woman