6 Words That Only Brave Candy Girls Have The Courage To Say
Being a Candy Girl is being a lot of things–smart, confident, beautiful, and more importantly, brave. But what if your bravery is only limited to doing things out of your comfort zone and stops when you need to speak and stand for yourself? Our girl Sara Bareilles said it best, "say what you want to say, and let the words fall out." We list down some words and phrases that you can practice on your way to becoming the bravest versions of yourselves.
This is for the girl who's always rushing off from one project to the next, to the point that the things she's doing lose their meaning. Sure, at first, being busy may feel like being productive, but a Candy Girl knows the difference between being hard working and being overworked. A brave Candy Girl also knows her limits and is not afraid to say no when she already has too much on her plate.
This is for the girl who knows she has hurt someone. A brave Candy Girl owns up to her mistakes and is willing to swallow her pride and apologize, especially if she is at fault. More than saying sorry, she knows that the best way to make up for the mistakes done is to never do them again.
This is for the girl who is asked to do what she's uncomfortable with. A brave Candy Girl does not let herself become a pushover by complying with whatever everyone else is telling her. She knows that she deserves better company, and is not afraid to call out other people when they start making her feel uncomfortable.
4 I can help
This is for the girl who is always too busy to lend out a helping hand, or the one who always reasons that "other people are helping anyway." A brave Candy Girl knows that everyone can make time to help out other people, either through her hands or through her words.
5 I can do this
This is for the girl who thinks that she’s not good enough. A brave Candy Girl knows what she's capable of and is not afraid of showing the world what she can offer. While other people choose to live the comfortable life, she challenges herself to continuously improve, follow her passion, and exceed people's expectations of her.
6 Thank you
This is for the girl who knows that she can’t do everything alone. A brave Candy Girl recognizes the people that help and inspire her to do better, and is not afraid to show her gratitude.
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these sheets that exactly remind me of how I gushed in between my pillow and space you filled in the longing of my burned sorrow put smile to my sober face just like how a three year old receive her lollipop
i searched you everywhere and here you are laying down beside me in my imagination the walls that our screens built a boundary and an obvious message that says i can never have you because you wear clerical shirt and obviously you loved someone else before me
oh god, do I really want this forbidden love? that only exist in my imagination? that only exist through my words? would you, meine liebling, notice me and my art one second? because I am dying to say I love you.
A Simple Learner Who's a Great Pretender
Maybe I'm just a learner, not a weirdo. A learner that knows how to listen and pretend. A simple learner who's a great pretender. Pretending to be slightly dumb enough not to be judged and criticized by those who do not appreciate my existence. We surround ourselves with people who's levels are either beyond or below our intellectual behavior, because as for reality, people may use you either for their success or your downfall. Since then, people tend to judge someone who has an intellect with things they shouldn't be. Making them a criticizer, and most of all, calling them weird.
Honestly, I'm one of this "weirdo" who actually loves to learn things, and for the record, I'm bullied and stressed out for making myself not to learn more and go with the flow to dumbness I had. Have you ever feel being assigned to some task where you know every process to make it easier and faster to finish but turns out to hesitate to voice out because some of your mates put themselves in charge. There are times where I know what to do, what to say, or how to react, but kept myself silent and pretend not to know anything that may help us. Maybe it's a good thing to just go with their ideas and learn from their perspectives, but sometimes you can't control it and says something, and once again called to be a weirdo and let you finish the work by yourself.
It's annoying that you only know one process yet they gave you the whole work and let you finish it by yourself because they insist that "MAGALING KA DIBA?". It's not your fault being an intellectual person, knowing such things that may help you to pursue your dreams, and have the basic knowledge about something. You don't need to know everything, just the basics. And as for those people who do not appreciate your existence, let them be and continue what's the best for you. In some cases, you'll be annoyed by this but most of the time you'll be thankful for it. Not for now but maybe later. Just be yourself either a weirdo, a great pretender, or a simple learner, and always remember to lower your voice and behavior because no one loves that.
Just be a great pretender not to hear any runts and be a good learner that appreciates everything. It's out of nowhere thoughts of mine, but simply I leave you this my favorite life quotation; "Don't introduce yourself, Let your success introduce you"
Dear me in six years, I wonder how life will treat you when you’re already 26 years old. Will you be financially stable? Will you be working in an advertising agency while pursuing everything about the arts? Will you be doing freelancing and living in a condo by then? I don’t know since things are very uncertain. I hope by the time you graduate from college and face the real meaning of the world, you’ll know what the real purpose of doing and living in the art will be.
I know it’s been so tough ever since you turned 20 but that’s how life works, I guess. There will be a lot of hopes and trials, breakdowns, and breakthroughs but I have high hopes of you becoming the better version of yourself. You always do, though. You were never a quitter. Making decisions is getting harder and harder as you grow but I hope it doesn’t make you stop doing what you really love to do. You will face different people with different perspectives. You will feel like a stranger once again, it’s like you were back in your freshmen year. It’s going to be tougher than you’ve expected but you can do it. I believe you can.
Most of the time, people's perception of us as a strong person makes us feel that we are not entitled to be vulnerable because they might be disappointed for seeing our weak spots. And so when we are hurting, we are often scared of extreme emotions and so bury our feelings. We deny them, trying to avoid the pain we feel.
But by doing that, we are just allowing it to come back to us and haunt us. And when it comes back, it might be stronger and it will be harder for us to get over it than when we faced them first. I realized it just now that facing those emotions will scare them until they're gone. The saying 'Let it hurt until it hurts no more' goes true. Admitting your pain to yourself doesn't make you weak. It only proves that you are strong enough to acknowledge such extreme emotions without avoiding them. We are humans and it's okay if we hurt sometimes.