CONCEPTS

A blog that explores my mental healing journey. New posts at random, when I remember.

Mental Healing Step Four: Take that Break

It’s been a hot minute since I’ve written anything in this series of mental healing and for a few months I shamed myself and had this overwhelming sense of failure: I had started a project and I dropped the ball on it. Seeking validation in yourself and the work that you do is a tricky space. I believe in my writing but I shame myself for not doing the work. I shame myself even when I know I’ve been doing other work that is just as self-validating. You see, I started a new job (lol. that “new” job started now…