I Am Proud Of Myself

Be Inspired..!!

Yet, saying I’m proud of myself feels wrong, unearned, and boastful.

Why is that? There’s no way I’m the only person who can easily say I’m proud of you to a friend or colleague, but not myself. Looking in the mirror or to my boss during a check-in saying “I’m proud of myself” seems like the most difficult and unattainable task.

Then, like the universe wanted to talk to me, I saw an Instragram post about the Impostor Syndrome. This is the internal experience of believing that you are not as competent as others perceive you to be.Simply, I sit here after accomplishing so much and still feel like a phony, like I don’t belong where I am and I only got here because of dumb luck.

And wow if that isn’t me.

My entire life, I’ve struggled with self-doubt, being unable to assess my competence and skills realistically…

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