I Am Learning to Take Care of Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 16 People

    Letting Go Of The Fight To Find My Self/not-self.

    It's hard telling someone, "I can't deal with this". Too often they translate it into "I don't feel like trying hard enough", and blame you for "giving up". But in some cases it's not true, it's really not giving up. Sometimes people are honest you know! It's possible not to know...
    Wonderatrix Wonderatrix
    31-35, F
    Mar 12, 2011

    First Step, Make The Decision To Do It.

    my mother died of cancer when i was 10 years old and i watched it happen for years before it actually finally did.  i thought i was over it! and in many, many ways i am. i have done much therapy to grieve her death and not be angry at HER..but the anger -- "in general...
    grahamsbrothersam grahamsbrothersam
    41-45, F
    Apr 4, 2010

    Enneagram: My Map For Self-discovery

    The Enneagram is a psychological and spiritual tool that has raised my emotional intelligence, improved my relationships, and most importantly, helped me understand my habitual ways of thinking, feeling and behaving. I can now see how limited i've been by my personality. The more...
    twotight twotight
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Aug 11, 2007
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