Self esteem is such a subtle thing, lack of self esteem is often very difficult to understand and accept. To overcome this and build self esteem requires willingness to change, a different way of thinking as well as unwavering attention to one’s thought process. This article is very good!
Kris, I know exactly your feelings. Because someone very, very close to me has exactly the same problem. And your choice of keeping away is actually the only response, the appropriate response. Preserving one’s inner peace is the most important thing to anyone, and often that means keeping away from the person who shatters that peace. Perfectly OK…
Perfect! This is a very important point that everyone talking about love 'Love is everything; Love is God’ misses. Love is necessary for a healthy mind but by no means sufficient. Good self esteem and self worth are equally important.
Excellent! Exactly how I have felt about traveling, sometimes (actually often) vacations seem meaningless. If you feel alive every moment you can be perfectly happy where you are. Traveling often is running away from yourself, but wherever you go you are with yourself!