Oftentimes, it’s difficult to utter that tiny little word, “no”.
I ponder this shortly after I’ve agreed to yet another task I should not be tackling. But it’s too late. I’ve committed myself, stretching myself too thin once again. In an effort to please everyone, I end up exhausted, weary, and longing to hide from all who pursue me.
I somehow pull myself together. I trudge forward, determined to finish what I’ve started. When it’s done, I vow to never step into that trap again.
I repeat this cycle until a startling realization hits me: Continue reading “Saying No”