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How to Deal With Moments of Negative Self-Worth [PEP005]

Sad girl at window

Do you have times when you feel lousy about yourself? Times when you hate yourself or just feel that you’re just worthless? I have these moments, and if you do, I want you to know that you’re not alone. More importantly, I…

I’m a failure.

Girl lying on the bed, thinking

Last week I felt like a failure. It was just a series of events in recent period that made me feel this way, like my dad getting injured at work and having to go through surgery to fix the injury. It made me feel that I failed…

Is there an ideal beauty? This lady gets her face photoshopped in over 25 countries to find out

Esther Honig - Bangladesh

Is there such a thing as “ideal beauty”? I was brought up to believe so. As a girl, my schoolmates would make comparison statements like “This girl is so pretty” (suggesting that other girls weren’t so) or “I wish I looked as pretty…

‘I’m Getting Married and I’m Afraid of My Wife Seeing My Private Parts. Help?’

Ashamed man in room

Dear Celes, I am a 25-year-old man. I am facing the biggest crisis in my life as I am going to get married. My brief background would make it clear. When I was a kid, around 10, my female cousin (around…

Affirmation Challenge Day 14 [Self-Image]: ‘I’m perfect as myself.’

Affirmation Day 14, [Self-Image] Wallpaper: "I'm perfect as myself."

This is Day 14 of the 15-Day Affirmation Challenge where hundreds of participants around the world gather to practice positive affirmations for 15 days in July 2014. The challenge is now over, but you can do the tasks in your own time. Visit the overview page for…

Affirmation Challenge Day 8 [Physical Looks]: ‘I’m beautiful, just the way I am.’

Affirmation Day 8, [Physical Looks] Wallpaper: “I’m beautiful, just the way I am.”

This is Day 8 of the 15-Day Affirmation Challenge where hundreds of participants around the world gather to practice positive affirmations for 15 days in July 2014. The challenge is now over, but you can do the tasks in your own time. Visit the overview page for…

Affirmation Challenge Day 2 [Self-Love]: ‘I love myself unconditionally.’

Affirmation Day 2, [Self-Love] Wallpaper: “I love myself unconditionally.”

This is Day 2 of the 15-Day Affirmation Challenge where hundreds of participants around the world gather to practice positive affirmations for 15 days in July 2014. The challenge is now over, but you can do the tasks in your own time. Visit the overview page for…