“Stand up straight and realize who you are, that you tower over your circumstances.”Maya Angelou Sitting up straight goes deeper than the normal meaning assigned to it. It doesn’t just have tons of health benefits such as reduced low back pain, fewer headaches, increased energy levels, and so on; it has psychological ones too. Studies... Continue Reading →
But my friends know who I am, what I do and what I'm into and they accepted me like that. I was so terrified at first to begin to be myself around them but the statement that those who love you will accept you as you are and get used to you is very much true. They even try to manifest now. Your authenticity is like a seed. You plant it into the world and it will blossom in the lives of those around you.
There is no ultimate version of me. I'm not meant to BE anybody. I just am. There is no ultimate version of me. The only thing constant about life is its fluidity. It is ever changing. Change is the only constant. Be so with humans too. We are always changing. One moment, we like a set of things and the other moment, we don't.
For a long time, I believed in purpose. Then I listened to voices outside myself that said that purpose was wishy washy and it could be anything I was currently doing. But while I still believe that, I have come to understand that we do have purposes. We don't have to spend our entire life worried about what our purpose is and if we will ever discover it.
I began asking questions. And the more questions I asked, the more answers I got that helped to quell that fear. Knowledge is key. Knowledge is power. Be open and willing to learn. Learn from others. Learn from the experience. Learn from life.
But the thing with planning for the next 3 years is that, everything changes. The world isn't static. Things might not work out exactly the way I want them to.