“I understand now that I’m not a mess but a deeply feeling person in a messy world. I explain now, when someone asks me why I cry so often, I say, ‘For the same reason I laugh so often – because I pay attention.’” – Glennon Doyle Melton
Wow, you guys.
First of all, I was more nervous to push the publish button on last week’s post than on any other post I’ve written. It showed a side of me that I generally don’t share with anyone, and I really appreciate all of your support.
Last week’s post made me think about the fact that perhaps I need to connect with other sensitive people. It’s like I finally understand when I take a step back and look at the bigger picture how truly sensitive I am. I know what you’re probably thinking. Duh Kristen.
I conducted a search for Facebook groups that mention sensitivity. My search led me to one such group called Highly Sensitive Moms. I’ve heard this highly sensitive term before, but I never really thought about researching whether I fall under this category.Continue Reading