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Perfectionism and how it's hard to shake it off

I caught up with Mark the other day before he meets another PGCE student for a supervision. One great thing with working with Mark, is that, I can catch him at any time to have chats about my research if he happens to be at the Faculty. 236 more words


8 Stops on the Social Anxiety Blog Roller Coaster

I haven’t posted in a long while, and there are several reasons why.  First, I’ll admit that without extrinsic motivation I’m about as likely to shift myself off the couch and away from Netflix documentaries as I am to suddenly decide that running a marathon is a fun way to spend time (I will never decide this, by the way).   504 more words

Social Anxiety


“I only share the final product”

she said to me.

Not realizing that the wrinkled pages, coffee stains,

and scratched out words are my favorite part. 34 more words


What a Difference a Year Makes!

If you haven’t read it already, I highly encourage you to go back and read about The Christmas Tree Incident… which was for all intents and purposes the breaking point for my marriage to The Narcissist. 382 more words


A Breeze

I must not compare her to you.
I must let go of the feelings I hold.

Are you going to let this one go
When you can see the good, 120 more words