Tag: insecurity


  • Sober Alcoholics: I gave up

    Sober Alcoholics: I gave up

    I’ve always thought I was strong, I didn’t realize that things were just going my way. I thought I had it figured out, I didn’t realize I was tapping on already charted waters. Life… yeah It sometimes doesn’t matter how prepared you think you are … yeah You just find yourself hiding, not from anyone […]

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  • Take it: (stories for when we get successful)

    Take it: (stories for when we get successful)

    Life is all about difficulties. Everything in life is a problem. Some can endure the problems and difficulties, And some simply can’t take it. Too bad, life can’t be without hurdles. The best of us all, are the best because they strive to solve them. They are not problem-free, but instead of playing victim, they […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics (The Hopeless Creative)

    Sober Alcoholics (The Hopeless Creative)

    Everyday I pray about getting my work out there.But the thought of interacting with people scares me.Sometimes I feel they won’t get it.Or maybe it’s me, I don’t get me. Today I’m excited about my ideas.The next day I think I’m just mediocre.Maybe I should just give it all up.But once I don’t do anything, […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics: I’m scared of my brain

    Sober Alcoholics: I’m scared of my brain

    So far I have failed, but I haven’t failed myself. That’s because I still believe I can do better. I’m still learning from my mistakes. Anyone can judge me for my short falls, I don’t mind because they’re never in my shoes no matter how close they are to me. That mindset has kept me […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (I don’t know who I am)

    Sober Alcoholics: (I don’t know who I am)

    It’s been like this for a while now. I’ve forgotten the basics of what makes me to be me. It’s difficult to recognise the being I’ve turned out to be. I’ve always thought I was forever going to be on top of things. At first, I just wanted to be modern. Tradition looked like it […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (The Perfectionist)

    Sober Alcoholics: (The Perfectionist)

    No, wait, it’s not ready yet. We need to pay attention to every detail. Quality is the only standard accepted. This is not going anywhere until it’s perfect. Forgive me I’m a bit of a perfectionist. I prefer to consider every possible scenario. I hate coming out as if I’m naive. In every attempt, I […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (Natural doesn’t sell)

    Sober Alcoholics: (Natural doesn’t sell)

    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, they say. My eyes are always looking at a screen. The screen always has something to say about what I’m looking at. Actually, the screen always has something to sell. The screen is a such a smooth talker, I even forget they’re just trying to get a […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (Do not look at me… For now)

    Sober Alcoholics: (Do not look at me… For now)

    Sometimes people believe in us, but we fall short. The challenge is facing them when you’ve failed.

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (The Domino Effect)

    Sober Alcoholics: (The Domino Effect)

    My past is haunting me. I can pin point the decision leading to the empire tumbling. Now the pursuit to corrections is followed by a tremendous feeling of stagnation. Life cannot move until it’s rectified, but time passes by and I always feel I’m left behind. And then it’s a race against time, resulting in […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (Afraid of the Dark)

    Sober Alcoholics: (Afraid of the Dark)

    They say, when days are dark, friends are few. But also when it’s dark, my shadow fades too. How do I blame anyone when I can’t see anything? Maybe they’re also in the dark and they can’t see me. Truth be told, light only touches the surface. Darkness goes deeper. When there’s light, everyone sees […]

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