The fear of being loved is an exhausting fear.
I’m generally frustrated women still feel they can’t be so many things because of societal conditioning and nonsense.
Once we start nourishing from within, we start to smile with the fire that burns inside and reflects the spark of divine light within us.
Growing up, I always got these questions – “What are you? Where are you from?” I proudly would respond, “San Francisco! I’m from California.” They would narrow their eyes at me and say, “No, but where are you FROM?”
Students are faced with rivaling with each other for internships that offer nothing but a resume item. But because the job market is so competitive, one line on a resume can make the difference between having a job post-graduation or not.
People will not always want your love, your caring nature, your time and effort, your kindness, your generosity. But never let their choices stop you from being who you are.
Friendships are no longer “convenient.”
For the first time in my life, the relationship I have with myself is the most important one to me.
Although I’m usually driven by a burst of energy and excitement when I decide to start over in a new place, I also enter a state of mourning for the old life I’m leaving behind, which in turn becomes a self-driven guilt trip for my own miseries.
They let anger from the little things – traffic, long lines, loud people on the train – wash over them for a few seconds, and then they let it go.