I think my Biggest fear is that if I finally find the courage to face my fears and open up to someone, that I will be judged and rejected.
You can’t trust your emotions to everyone,
And I know I shouldn’t put myself in vulnerable situations with people I can’t trust, but it happened.
Right now, everything is becoming slippery. Needing support but acting like everything is cool…
Drinking through my Insecurities again, Now trying to face the mess I made.
I don’t do casual because I’m not casual, now when my emotions are involved.
I keep saying It’s because of stress…but when will I not be stressed?
I know this will pass, like every emotional crisis, I’ll survive it.
But what Happens next? Do I cut my losses or try to communicate…
wait it out.
No matter how high
Always a thorn in my side.
What’s left to hold on to?
What’s left to lose?
She is my motivation to get better, stronger and stop this destructive pattern.
I can’t keep on like this.
A bad habit is not worth losing a relationship.
I need her more than I need it.
Maybe it’s better that I dont have friends. This is a reoccuring issue. I’m the one who pushes people away, then wonder why I’m alone.
Sometimes I just need time and Space to process. My mind gets overwhelmed and I stop smiling, stop talking because all I can do is Breathe to keep myself from breaking down. I don’t mean to shut down but I still do it.
I wish I could communicate that in a respectful way, but I still haven’t learned…. I get it, sorry isn’t enough sometimes. If I lose another friend, I know it’s on me.
By now I’ve learned to tell myself that even without friends, I’ll be successful. Maybe it’s better this way. I hate to bring other people down with my issues. This is something I have to deal with on my own.
When I was younger, I could not understand why people seem to come and go throughout my life. I did not understand relationships and the value they added to my existence. Through my spiritual journey, I’ve been able to expand my perspective. I now understand that relationships help us to learn things about ourselves that are sometimes hidden from our own perspective. At times, these truths about ourselves are hard to face, but they are necessary for our personal growth.
The people around us are our mirrors, they reflect our own image back to us. In the same way, we reflect our self image, positive or negative, onto the people around us. The more we learn to accept ourselves, the more we learn to mirror our love and acceptance to those around us. By learning acceptance, we can understand that we are ALL Human. No person is perfect.When we are hurt or hurt others, we have to forgive and keep Loving each other just as we continue to forgive and love ourselves.
This perspective helps us with our daily interactions with people. When we feel ourselves becoming upset about something that someone has said or done, we can learn to turn the mirror back on ourselves by asking these questions…
Why am I really upset right now?
What am I reacting to?
What does this situation say about me?
By turning the mirror back onto yourself, you eliminate anger and conflict towards other people.You will also learn to stop blaming others for your own unhappiness and you will stop projecting your negative emotions onto others. Every person, conflict, and situation comes into your life for a reason, to help you learn more about yourself so that you can continue to grow. I am thankful for all the teachers I’ve had throughout my life. Without them, I would not have been able to gain this level of self awareness and self love that has created a higher consciousness and positive perspective in all I do.
One Thing I am still learning is that We are All Human which means we are All imperfect. Sometimes we hurt people, even unintentionally, but we have to forgive and keep Loving each other. We have to keep loving ourselves instead of blaming and punishing ourselves by dwelling on past mistakes.
“Gain some, Lose Some…” I try to keep this attitude when it comes to people.
With each new step of your journey, you will attract new people into your life as you lose others.
Appreciate the people you do have and Learn from the People you lose.
But Never fight for a place in someone’s life.