Thought Catalog

Women

Women

I don’t want to be burned anymore. I don’t want to keep hurting. I don’t want to keep allowing myself stand to the side while everyone else takes center stage. I keep getting shot at. I keep getting punched. Yet still I smile. Still I say please and thank you. Still, I give.

Bloom

Have you ever woken up in the morning feeling less than beautiful? Have you ever felt like you’re not good enough? Have you ever struggled on your journey to self-love?