And it is the fear of stepping into one of those land mines that we’ve gotten into a habit of doing things such as softening our speech to sound more likable. We’ve started diminishing words, opinions and thoughts to ensure we don’t get labelled as Bitchy, Aggressive or just plain Dumb. We’ve started apologizing for taking up space, before asking a question.
You know how humans are hypocritical cucumbers with emotions, like one time we're all about the little things that count and then, the other time we're looking at the bigger picture in life. Like, circumstantial perceptions? Yeah that!
It is not in the days that I survived without you, but in the days that are yet to come. It's not in the tears that have fallen off of my face, but in my brother's smile that was a centimeter wider than it is now. It's not in the gloomy days but in the... Continue Reading →