Why I Can’t Just Stop

My neglected inner child doesn’t care about my long-term goals

Nikki Kay
Nikki Kay
May 23, 2019 · 7 min read
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If I know I’m causing harm to myself in the long-term, why can’t I just short-circuit the shame and the guilt by not doing the thing that’s slowly killing my soul in the first place?