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Overcoming the Fear of Being Loved

Accepting love can be a frightening journey…

Odessa Denby
6 min readMar 27, 2020

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Out of all the things there are to be afraid of, being loved seems like an absurd thing to fear. And yet, I believe more people are afraid of it than realize.

The old adage goes, “You accept the love you think you deserve.” But what if you were never raised to believe you deserved any love? If like me…

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Odessa Denby
Live Your Life On Purpose

Professional writer and editor, former expat. Conscientious lifestyle and relationships, mental health, and the arts.