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The Bad Influence

I’m Jealous of Self-Confident People

How I use my jealousy (and humor) to be more self-confident!

Photo by Samuel Girven on Unsplash

Here’s the truth. I’m jealous of self-confident people. However, I find myself drawn to self-confident and often extraverted personalities. Those folks who announce every achievement, to everyone — both big and small — and often accompanied with an amazing unabashed selfie.




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Carolyn Riker

Carolyn Riker

Poetry is my first love. Inspired by intuition & my chunky ginger cat. My favorite place is by the sea, sipping espressos and daydreaming.

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