I Am In a Love Affair With Myself

If you don't love yourself who will? 52 People

    Round 2 Of Loving Myself

    This is Round 2 Day 15 of my Love Affair with Myself. For the past 2 weeks I have been meditating 15 minutes every night before bed. One more week and it will be a habit! Here are some remarkable habits that are happening automatically: putting away my piles of paper...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 19, 2009

    To Your Brilliant Love Affair

    I found this online today: Love After Love, by Derek Walcott “The time will come when, with elation, you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror, and each will smile at the other’s welcome, and say, sit here. Eat. You will...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Sep 12, 2009

    I Loved Myself Today By...

    ...buying well made shoes at a good discount and a very euro design blazer plus pretty tights. ...changed the oil in my car. ...attended an al-anon meeting and met a woman who invited me to call her for support. ..asked the Universe for a parking spot within one block of al...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 26, 2009

    Day 5 of My Love Affair With Me

    Going well. Washing my face and brushing and flossing at 8PM b4 getting on computer. Apt is way more tidy, I wipe the counters, put things away. Curiously my desk at work is more tidy too. I'm leaving the house more relaxed and getting to work not so late. I'm planning ahead and...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Sep 17, 2009

    Yay 21 Days!

    I have a new habit!--Brushing and flossing and washing my face everynight--which I have done 21 nights straight without fail and now I have a new habit. Happily I happened to also keep the basin and tub wiped and clean, the sink clear of dishes and the hallway...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 4, 2009

    I Love Myself and Beat Myself Up

    This past week was rough. It has been a battle between being a host to the Ego or a host to God. What went well: Motivating the group to be prepared for our pitch to the investor yesterday. Speaking with "B" with the effect of neutralizing strong emotions.  ...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Oct 4, 2009

    Looking Back On 22 Years Of My Life, This Is What Stood In My Way

    I never really believed I could support myself (as evidenced by current bank account) As a result, I spent time with men out of a fantasy that they would support me (as evidenced by short-term relationships) At most, they bought me nice things or took me nice places I...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Feb 3, 2010

    I Bought Me Flowers

    and took me to the movies. I even carried the bouquet of flowers (Free trade flowers from Whole Foods) into the movie theater. (Capitalism: A Love Story, of course) I love me.
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 4, 2009

    Hung Out and Had a Beer...

    ...with a couple of guys that I met at a film conference. They were hilarious. They were both cute and one I imagined dating and the thought made me tired. I imagined that I was still with "B" and that I was staying at his place. That thought made me tired too...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Sep 19, 2009

    Not to sound condescending

    or anything, but yeah I FVCKIN LOVE MYSELF. Though every now and then I get into self sabotage mode, at my core though I love myself. And if your readin this I LOVE YOU TOO..... MUaahhh xoxo
    slipdasystem slipdasystem
    18-21, M
    Sep 15, 2015

    I Have To Really, Really, Really Love Myself Now

    Since I wrote in October, many changes have taken place. I am now back in my hometown of Seattle, in the house I grew up in. My mother fractured her ankle back in October, and is now transitioned back home. I'm helping her. It feels good to be in a house, with a front yard and a...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 3, 2010

    Its Lukewarm To Say The Least....

    its not a hot steamy passionate love affair like my last one was, but it will do i guess,im just taking it all in stride...going to the movies going out to eat buying my self flowers,,,,,smh,,,good lord it sounds so pathetic ,now that im saying it out loud,,,,but its very...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl
    70+, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2013

    I Love Trw V.3 Because I Know How to Love Her Best...

    I love myself, I worship myself and I am undoubtedly the centre of my own Universe. I have ventured out to others, but was destroyed. Now I am TRW v.3.0, a cyborg-human-angel-mythical Goddess....behold the Power and respect it!
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    18 Responses Sep 26, 2009

    The Legacy I Want To Leave For This World Is...

    "If she can do it, so can I."
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2010

    Day 1 of My Love Affair With Me

    I finally got over my procrastination/fear/dread of getting promo work started on the film I'm producing. The film profile is LIVE to the WORLD. I also emailed the actors and looking forward to their responses. My study is nice and clear--just dropped the piles of stuff...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    Sep 13, 2009

    Day 15 of My Love Affair With Me

    This love affair is working out pretty nicely. My life is pretty orderly--bathroom sink & tub are sparkly, kitchen sink is clear of dishes, and I have been getting to work early! All because I make a point to brush & floss and cleanse & moisturize every night. Last...
    beautytruth beautytruth
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2009
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