Who Am I?
Corn-fed American Midwestern Girl minus the Jesusing
Liberal as hell
Escapist/Seeks ways out of reality
Things I like about myself:
Sense of humor
Things I dislike about myself:
Too free with opinions
Too much of a people-pleaser
Can sometimes be a doormat
Lies to save face (why)
Bad with money
Bad with communicating emotions
Poor time management
Cynical/ Finds the worst in almost everything
Glass half-empty thinking
Jealous/Compares too much to others
What I notice:
Reflecting on this list immediately after writing it I realize that — as is typical for me — it’s way easier for me to vocalize everything I hate about myself than it is for me to pin down even ten things I honestly like about who I am. There is so much I would change about my personality if I could, yet I know there are people who genuinely enjoy my brand of crazy.
As they say, the first step to recovery is admitting you have a problem. So there it is. There I am. Summed up by 26 letters in random order.
If you’re like me, on the verge of another birthday and feeling completely lost, just know: