(I recently attended a workshop where we had to finish these statements. I’ve compiled my scribbles from that day into a more formal statement on myself. Hint: Try this at home!)
I am NOT…
I am not an overly sensitive person.
I am not afraid of the future or regretful of the past.
I am not the person I was in high school.
I am not the person I was last month.
I am not out of control.
I am not selfish.
I am not moody.
I am not who my Facebook page tells you I am.
I am not my mom, my dad, nor my brothers, nor my aunts.
I am not busy.
I am not tired.
I am not defined by my friends.
I am not who you think I am after a couple conversations
I am not just another girl.
I am not “just” anything.
I am a sacred being.
I am someone who loves with her whole heart.
I am full of surprises, a depth of knowing.
I am a playful, fun child inside, who wants to enjoy life and laugh at what we can.
I am confident and strong.
I am kind and respectful.
I am energized by the human spirit.
I am free to express myself however I please.
I am intelligent.
I am a wannabe hippie.
I am a creative artist.
I am someone who takes care of herself.
I am aware of my worth.