Part 1: There’s a war against the mirror. I’m my own worst enemy!
Part 2: I’m a hazard to myself
Part 3: I wanna be somebody else
I was listening to the artist Pink’s song “Don’t Let Me Get Me” recently and as I bobbed my head I remembered how relatable most of the lyrics were to me. The song paints a picture of her hazardous and persistent negative self talk, thoughts, internal fights and a longing to be someone else, anybody else. Those same thoughts rang true for me at that point in my life. I wondered how many people still feel this way. It reminded me how heavily our thought processes and the things we speak over ourselves are.
There’s a war against the mirror. I’m my own worst enemy!
In the song she sings: