Tag Archive for ‘Self Respect’

Embracing Me

Poem – Embracing Me

With more than 15 years of hindsight since I wrote this poem about weight loss, along with many more cycles of gaining and shedding in between, I have more than a few thoughts reflecting on this poem about self acceptance, disbelief and insecurity … For now I’m going to let this poem stand on its own and follow up with some thoughts at a later time.

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For All Your Infinite Worth!

Be “you” for all your infinite worth, because you were not created to be an extension of anyone else’s beliefs or expectations! … Some people don’t give a damn what anyone else has to say about them or how they are perceived and everyone accepts those people for who they are in that. Meanwhile for people who are held to standards such as the perceived “Good Christian Woman”and told since childhood that more was expected of them from various sources, is there any way for them to be truly authentic to themselves without feeling the need to conform to the expectations of others!

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