Tag Archives: self esteem

People Pleasing and Drama – Part II

Read Part I here. Very few people are pleased to have their own unacceptable behavior brought to their attention.  Being asked to confront a little piece of your own dark shadow self is uncomfortable.  It’s much easier to claim “drama” … Continue reading

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silently

silently kindness kills me i’m on my knees tears and snot thirty-one years of getting kicked i don’t know what to do when i am given a gift with no strings attached reflexively i look for the trap no one … Continue reading

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Giving My All, All the Time

I can’t live this life anymore.  Something’s got to give.  My children are being raised by strangers.  I am tired and drained all the time.  My priority list’s a mess.  I make too many choices based on the expediency of … Continue reading

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