AnnaBlockedUnblockFollowFollowingMy Medium authors inspire me to be a better human being.Apr 13, 2016It’s given me other things, too. New perspectives. More empathy and compassion for the struggles of other people. It’s forced me to be vulnerable, which is often uncomfortable but valuable in its own way. It’s shown me that I have to be kinder to myself and give myself a break more often.Anxiety Takes, Anxiety GivesCharlie Scaturro11316I struggle so very much with self-compassion, self-empathy, and kindness towards and with myself.