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Humans 101

How To Stop Overcorrecting Your Life

Sometimes, good intentions go too far.

Photo by Ana Itonishvili on Unsplash

When you were young, you were taught to override your instincts.

You were born thinking you were okay, and then people started teaching you that you were not okay. Of course, this didn’t happen consciously. Over time, you picked up on the rules and expectations around…

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Brianna Wiest

Brianna Wiest

Author of 101 Essays That Will Change The Way You Think, The Mountain Is You and others. Visit briannawiest.com to find my books and more.

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