Does it ever feel like your life is going in a circle? The older I get, the more I sometimes feel as though I’m not making any progress. I repeat the same mistakes. I worry about the same things. I regret the same old decisions.
But then there are the moments when I laugh at myself, and I realize I’m finally learning not to take myself so seriously.
Or when I don’t apologize for something I didn’t do wrong. (I know that sounds obvious, but I grew up apologizing for everything, as if I was responsible for everything screwed up in the world and the lives of everyone around me. #Overfunctioning #Codependency Etc.)
Or when I hear something rude about disability and, instead of feeling wounded, I feel compassion.
Not always going in a circle.
Sometimes making progress!
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