@bombusbombidae: You are one of the few people whose advice I always seek out. As confrontational as I am, even I am scared at times of saying things because I am afraid they will result in rejection, anger, silence, tears, everything mentioned in “The Right Words.” It’s such an insightful post; I had to reblog it. Enjoy everyone:)
Have you ever wanted to say something to someone but couldn’t find the right words? Maybe you feared their reaction? You wonder, would they become defensive and angry or not even acknowledge the words that you struggled to get out? Would it be worth the hours it took, staring at the paper trying to express yourself?
Being an inmate of a Florida State prison, it isn’t easy for me to sit back and give advice. I am sure there are many people who have stumbled upon this blog and laughed, thinking, “how is a convict going to try to tell me what to do?” That same though runs through my head as well. Who am I to be telling you anything?
The catch is, when you find yourself in a situation like mine, a lot of things that once were, aren’t anymore. Perception of life changes, your priorities become more…
View original post 400 more words