How to Reject Bad Stories About Who You Are
And tell better ones.
Lake George (1922) by Georgia O’Keeffe
Happiness depends on the quality of story you tell about your own life. If you’re a fearful storyteller who gets tripped up on humiliation and shame, you’re going to emphasize all of your so-called shortcomings and failures while ignoring your true accomplishments and affinities. If you’re a lazy storyteller who buy…