Now I am quietly waiting for the catastrophe of my personality to seem beautiful again, and interesting, and modern.
Understanding the difference between healthy striving and perfectionism is critical to laying down the shield and picking up your life. Research shows that perfectionism hampers success. In fact, it’s often the path to depression, anxiety, addiction, and life paralysis.
It was not my intention to make such a production of the emptiness between us. But I coulda swore you sung me a love song back there, and that you meant it.