Age of Awareness
Published in

Age of Awareness

Who Cares If People Think You Suck!

Image: Meghan Schiereck on Unsplash

Every single person you meet will conjure up some fantastical version of you. And regardless of whether you’re the Queen of England or a lowly peasant, many of them will be bad. But are these bad opinions really worth validating? More often than not, they aren’t!

Of course, the human brain doesn’t work like that. We strive to be the ultimate versions of ourselves, and so we hold onto those external…




Stories providing creative, innovative, and sustainable changes to the ways we learn | Tune in at | Connecting 500k+ monthly readers with 1,200+ authors

Recommended from Medium

Don’t be afraid to lose people

10 Quotes All Youtubers Follow by Heart

To cope with change, learn to transition

What I learned from crashing on my brother’s couch for 4 months

Surround Yourself With Those That Know It’s Possible

The beauty of solitude

A Conscious Life Requires Reflection Time


Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Christopher Kelly

Christopher Kelly

Just your friendly gay man setting the record straight.

More from Medium

The Hard Truth About Anxiety

Two hands on a lab clenching sleeves and skirt.

The Hills Are In My Head

The Brain is a Dick