Tuesday, September 27, 2016

When your friend is in the hole of insecurity

Here's the thing, looking back I know no one did anything. Nothing happened. There was no moment in time where I can say *that* is what caused it. People were kind, complimentary, supportive. And I would guess a lot of people who struggle with insecurity would say the same thing when they get to the other side of a struggle. You see, insecurity is not based on anything anyone else does. In this moment of sanity I can say that clearly. But in the middle of it? The world was against me.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Who do you want to be?

I saw that question this morning and I stopped and thought. "Who do you want to be?" I didn't skim over it as I do so often. And in that heartbeat of a second after I read the words I knew both who I wanted and didn't want to be.