Tripped Up By Pride

Taking constructive criticism from those who love me enough to call me out for being so full of myself is one of the hardest pills I've had to swallow. I was so busy marveling over my own reflection and trying to make myself look good based on what I thought were my own accomplishments, that I used excuses to justify why I didn't need to hear what people had to say. Nobody would tell me what I wanted to hear, I thought, so  I would isolate myself. Then, when I did feel I needed someone, ...
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