What does it mean to feel flawed?

What does it mean to feel flawed?

To feel flawed is to think and believe that there is something fundamentally wrong with you, your looks, your behaviour, your personality, even at the deepest core level of your soul.  It is probably something that you have felt for a very long time, perhaps since childhood and it could have come about for a variety of reasons. Feeling flawed causes people to feel self-conscious, self-critical and shame.  When we give ourselves negative messages about who we are we are giving ourselves the greatest dis-service.  It can affect so many areas of people’s lives, relationships, work, self-motivations, beliefs, achievements and…

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The Girl on the Wall

The Girl on the Wall

The Girl on the Wall The Girl on the Wall, silent, symbolic Forget art, think what she represents A time altogether more shambolic Events for which some still seek recompense! The Girl on the Wall, though just a drawing I hope looks forward to a better day Instead of seeing awful, bloody warring She’ll be watching over other children play! The Girl on the Wall, both still and moving Like any other daughter, sister, niece Reminds us all how precious life is, proving There’s now a chance of finding lasting peace! The Girl on the Wall, mere Bogside baby History…

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