When you stop seeing yourself as a victim, your perspective on your entire life changes. It is incredibly humbling. It is incredibly emotional. And it's incredibly empowering.
Events, people or circumstances that you used to blame, or thought were the reasons (excuses) that kept you stuck, you now see as opportunities for growth and how they have or can benefit you.
You begin to take responsibility for almost everything you experience. Even if it is something that is out of your control or doesn't involve you, you can take responsibility for how you perceive it, the actions you take (i.e. removing yourself from a toxic job for example)...Read more
I posted this article on my personal blog, "Musings for the Masses" because of its deeply personal nature, but still wanted to share here for those that are interested. It is my hope that it can offer comfort or insight to those experiencing similar things.
Amanda I. Greene
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