The lessons a quarter century on Earth will get you.
You start finding real love, not the love designed for the person you’re pretending to be.
1. You will miss him.
In the last year, I changed that. I decided to love myself. I came back swinging. And so many beautiful, brilliant things in my life occurred quickly after.
Business cards, because you never know who you’ll meet and when.
A lot of this is, I believe, about knowing our own worth. What do we deserve?
We may not be able to walk straight through narrow spaces. We’ll slip in sideways, though, and the view just gets more interesting.
I am not beautiful, I am me. And you, are you — distinctive and damn proud of it. Please know that this is enough. In fact, it’s more than just enough. It’s more than most of us are.
There’s no gimmicks here, and no real tricks. I swear. I’m a cosmetically-inept tomboy, so if I can do this, you definitely can.
You’ve become aware of the people who need to stay in your life, and sometimes those are the ones that need more forgiveness than others.