When the things you hate are found in your heart

I've been guilty of doing this on more than one occasion.... Thankfully, grace encountered my blindness and allowed me to see the error of my ways. Have you every experienced this? What steps did you take to overcome this folly? ○●○●○●○●○●○●○●○●○●○●○

My path from self-hate to acceptance

There was a time in my life when I literally hated the sound of my name. Somewhere, in the dark corridors of my mind, I created a story of shame. The story of shame included the sound of my name.