Archives for September 2012

>Daring Greatly

It’s taken a loooooong time to realize that being nice won’t make everyone like me, or that giving the ‘better’ gift doesn’t make me the better friend. Though I was often praised for my perfection, I was actually trying to protect myself from… whatever.

Now, I know that I can’t protect myself from being hurt, no matter how straight my hospital corners are.

You might find this incredibly depressing, but this awareness gives me freedom to be my imperfect self, as completely …