I’ve been thinking about this quite a bit lately.
The stories we tell ourselves about our own lives….
What we say, how we ‘report’ our lives, when we speak to people we haven’t seen for a while and they ask us what we’re up to these days…
Does it feel like we have to ‘put on a show’ and that we’re in a competition that we’re losing more often than not..?
For example, what do we say when someone asks “What did you get up to this weekend?” Have you ever been tempted to ‘guild the lily’ a little to appear more active and interesting than you think the truth might sound? I know I have…
And what does success in one area of our life cost us in another?
Hence some of my recent Instagram posts: