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Hitting the Brakes as a Chronic People Pleaser

I lied.

I lied to other people, and I even lied to myself. I said something that I thought would make everyone else happy to hear, rather than really examining the truth. 866 more words


Why You Should Stop Worrying About What Other People Think

Happy Monday everyone!
This week, I’ve written an article about why we should all stop worrying about what other people think. People pleasing is seriously unfulfilling, and I think everyone could benefit from checking out the article to learn more. 10 more words

Self Love

Dr Might & Mr Hide

If someone suffers from the compulsion to please others they are also prone to be abusive (passive aggressively or even sadistically) towards others. It’s like a pendulum in swing. 37 more words

My Bars

My bars are so tight around my neck. Bars are supposed to stay at a distance, straight and true, to keep you locked inside; they are not supposed to creep toward you, to grasp your neck and choke the life out of you. 221 more words

'No, Really, It's Okay': Why We Feel Obligated to People Please and How to Stop

You know when you really want to say one thing, but you say the exact opposite?

We’ve all been there.

Whether it’s as trivial as agreeing to go with your friend to a movie that you didn’t really want to see, or as significant as being pressured into saying yes to trying a drug you didn’t want to try, people pleasing shows up relentlessly in our daily lives. 956 more words


Decision, Decisions, Decisions

Proverbs 3:5-6 (NIV)
Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. 440 more words