This past week I haven’t been able to imagine myself as anything else but a failure in attempting to try to finish or do anything right at all. I keep trying to distract myself with things that make me happy but I keep running into the same issue and I can’t keep running away but whenever I face it I feel so powerless. I feel like I’m fighting a fight while I have my head turned the other way so that I can’t how badly the opponent is beating me. I just want to be in a position where I don’t have to prove my worth or skill.
Chronic stress can lead to heart disease, cancer and other health problems. A study shows it doesn’t matter if the stress comes from major life events or minor hassles.
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(A Monday morning reminder to take a deep breath)
Komako Kimura, a prominent Japanese suffragist, at the women’s right to vote march on Fifth Avenue in New York City. October 23, 1917
Oh my god this is fucking amazing