Tag Archives: self doubt


When I was younger, I used to ask God for more patience. Until I realized that the only way to get patience is to learn it. I stopped asking. I’m the person that eats cookies half-baked because I can’t wait any longer for them (They’re better that way anyhow, in my opinion). I regularly put… Read More

Insecurity Will Destroy You

Yesterday, I forgot I was awesome. I allowed the little doubting voice that whispers all of my inadequacies to speak up and before I knew it, my insecurities took over and started chiseling away at my hard-won self-confidence. And I started to worry. What if I am too damaged to be truly loved and accepted?… Read More

A Catch-22

During a late-night “woe is me” session with a good friend, she says, “Just be yourself and stop trying to prove yourself to people. That’s how you are most attractive!” I don’t know if it’s a cultural thing but I’ve always been a people pleaser. Even as a child I needed the gold star to… Read More