I Value Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 33 People

    A Shred Of Evidence

    I looked at humanity: All of you.(Yes, that ineffable feeling of paranoia you recently experienced was me browsing your hard drive, illuminating your hidden caches, unscrubbing your system files, and unshredding your registry.Checking your code for corruption). There are degrees...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    Dec 11, 2012

    My sense of worth is reaffirmed in my

    relationship with God; I realise that He (who is the greatest) values me highly, so how much less should I care when another frail, weak, misinformed, corrupt human being treats me as worthless? I've also had my fair share of experience in terms of how wrong other people's...
    NorseChief NorseChief
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 2, 2014


    Today I began the negotiation of a new fee with my therapist because I can’t afford to go anymore. Almost everything else I do in life is governed by money.  I pay for my responsibilities, I have insurances, I have work to pay for it all.  I have my small pleasures – evil...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    Dec 19, 2011

    Because I Am A Good Person

    Sometimes it takes a bit of oumph!! to remind me of this.  Oftentimes I simply grow complacent about how life just rolls along in its hum-drum cycle, assured that the sun will rise in the east and set in the west, try to keep life organized, and to keep up with the laundry-in...
    UnderEli UnderEli
    46-50, M
    Jul 12, 2010

    I always have, but recently,

    things changed. It is important that I make sure to value myself, the same as before. I am a good human being, kind, honest and committed (mostly). It is important that I see this and value it. If someone can’t see it, then it is always good to leave a distance between me...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    26-30, F
    Jun 15, 2015
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