November 4, 2019 @ 5:42 AM

 

Do you consider yourself ‘normal?’  Are you striving to fit in and be like everyone else?  Do you follow trends and the latest fads so you can be like others, have what they have?  The tyranny of the word ‘normal’ is conformity.  

 

I have never been able to compromise well.  I experience great unhappiness when I am not being true to myself or to others.  I resent censoring the things I want and need in my life to make me happy in order to try and make someone else happy.  In the end it really doesn't make them happy either.

We all want to belong and feel loved and accepted.  From a young age we learn through punishment and reward to behave in a way ......

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