This Is The Psychological Reason Some People Sabotage Their Own Success (That Has Nothing To Do With Confidence) — Thought Catalog

Maybe you know that if you really put your mind to it, you could have the job of your dreams, or an income that would allow you and your family to live really comfortably. Maybe you know you could run your own business, or make a career out of your art. But have you ever… via … More This Is The Psychological Reason Some People Sabotage Their Own Success (That Has Nothing To Do With Confidence) — Thought Catalog

Note To Self: You Deserve To Heal — Thought Catalog

Dear you, The reader. The person behind the screen who’s suffering unimaginable pain unnoticed by those around her. The person who needs to know that someone is listening to her. The person who feels lost, scared, and unsure of what her future holds. This is for you. You deserve love. You deserve to feel something… via … More Note To Self: You Deserve To Heal — Thought Catalog

Recycling

Sometimes  I wish I could just toss The anger the hurt the guilt the evil Into a bin, a big recycle bin   Sometimes  I wish I could just toss “I hate you”,  “leave me alone”, “goodbye” Into a bin a big recycle bin   Sometimes I wish I could just toss The bullies, the … More Recycling

The Wind

The wind howls around the walls The trees bend and shake The plants bow and break The wind plays with the leaves Let me go out into the wind Let me feel it tug at my skirt Let me run in it, twirl in it, dance in it Let me sing in it, shout in … More The Wind

Out of my league

Out of my league – such a simple saying but so wrong when it comes to friendship and relationships. Let’s think about it – if we regard someone as out of our league because we feel they are superior to us, are we not judging ourselves too harshly – after all are we not all … More Out of my league

Shared Memories

Firelight flickers Soft glow surrounds Gentle voice Brings to life Silent pictures Treasured memories   Pictures of beauty Rich, Radiant colours Verdant greens Azure blues Russet browns Patchwork mountains   Pictures of death Dry bones, skulls Mementos of violence Achingly Grey Sorrowful reminders Heartbreaking history   Pictures of a nation Proud happy people Tattered and … More Shared Memories

Real Men

Where are the real men today They are so weak and grey Where are the princes and knights Their brains are feeble and light Where are the mighty and strong Their weakness is so very wrong   Wake up all you men out there Show us your backbone is still there Take up your mantle … More Real Men

Handle with care

Soft fragile shell Empty, hollow Still intact White, oval, pure   Design wrought Perfect, wondrous Wholly  exquisite Patient masterpiece   Handle with care Protect, pamper Fragile artwork Easily shattered   Man’s essence Throbbing life Wholly exquisite Crimson, life source   Masters design Perfect, awe-inspiring Pulsating love Fragile masterpiece   Handle with care Protect pamper Fragile … More Handle with care

Stress

Gut wrenching, stomach tightening, hands sweaty Head spinning, mouth drying, breath snatching Heart pounding, abdomen fluttering, chest closing Stress attacking the body…squeezing the chest Tensing the shoulders, like a vice gripping the head Hands wringing, legs shaking, lips quivering Stress attacking the body …..