Someone did something terrible to you and you have every right to be upset about it. However, harboring those feelings is a choice. You are choosing to remain hurt. You are choosing to remain resentful.
If you fixate on my image, not penetrating beyond my exterior, you miss my value. The beauty is in the message of my soul.
Embrace your love that you have to give and let the world know just who you are.
You are beautiful the way you are, flaws and all. And one day you will learn to find better escapes that will be beneficial to you and not self destructive.
Don’t settle for friendships or relationships that won’t allow you to be yourself.
Self-acceptance is the new kale, and although it’s just as good for you, it’s really uncomfortable. The books and TEDTalks preach mindfulness and compassion, but they gloss over the parts of the process that are more a slap in the face than meditative.
I have been cruel, mean, deceitful and angry with you. I have hurt you; broken you down as far as I could.
Maybe all I need right now is me because I need to work on the relationship with myself. To fix the years I tormented myself. To mend the broken pieces. To reshape myself. To redeem myself.
You are enough, more than enough. You are whole, so what if you may be a little rough around the edges, that’s what makes you beautiful. That’s what makes you, you.
I’ve recently been going through a period in my life where a lot of change has happened at once.