"If you spent most of your life, feeling confused and contradicted, what do you think would be the long term effect?" Insanity is one option, however, the favoured one has to be silence. That’s right, if, whenever you’ve given an opinion of fact - or otherwise - and you’ve found yourself contradicted, eventually, you’ll simply [...]
I’ve worked alongside a person, who has such deep and limiting insecurity within herself, it’s left me feeling bewildered. I’ve asked myself: how can this person think like this? How can she have such a shocking disregard of her own achievements? How can she be so insecure? and how is it she feels threatened by [...]
It’s really all about perspective.
Some might say that none of this matters. They may well be right and yet those of us who remember (instead of choosing to forget) the pain and fear, that comes with insecurity, loneliness and the disorder broken families create, think that it does matter.
The long and the short of it is, we must never give up. Even when the odds, seem stacked against us, we humans go on. It’s this spirit of survival, in an unpredictable and violent universe, that has helped us make it this far.