Juliara Baeten

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I’m ready.

I’m tired of excuses, tired of being bored, tired of living for other people.

I’m tired of sacrificing my values because I worry about how standing up for myself will make other people react.

Because I know something cool is coming, and I want to be ready when it does.

So here it goes. I’m ready to grow.

I’ll accept each day with patience. I understand growth is slow.

I won’t blame myself for the bad days, because I know I can’t stop them from happening.

Instead, I’ll forgive myself, take care of myself, and remember that little progress counts too.

Let’s go.



Juliara Baeten

Juliara Baeten

Writer, reader, trying to find myself and sharing what works, and maybe it will work for you too.