Me: I know, but it’s really hard sometimes because I really expect perfection from myself, and I am in reality so far off of base that I can’t even describe it.
Me: Come on, you shouldn’t be so hard on yourself.
Me: I know, I know.
Me: If you were talking to a friend, would you place demands on them the way you do to yourself? Talk to yourself like a friend would.
Me: I know, but all that positive self-talk b.s. is just that. B.S.
Me: No, it’s not. Have you ever tried it? Have you ever honestly tried it?
Me: …uh, no.
Me: Okay, then.
Me: I make mistakes. I make mistakes, and that’s okay.
Me: You’re right; it IS okay.