How To Stop Feeling Like A Failure

4 Not-So-Easy Ways To Keep Going

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Measure backwards, not forwards

I first heard this notion of measuring backwards, not forwards from James Clear. The idea that rather than measuring our progress against where we want to be, we should measure our progress against were we were.

Plan to fall off the wagon and learn to forgive yourself quickly

It’s going to happen.

Stop with the comparison game

The fastest way to feel like a complete failure is to compare ourselves to someone who’s more “successful”.

Don’t be afraid to be a nobody

I recently read an article by Shaunta Grimes and it literally changed my outlook on living a creative life.

Living life imperfectly and as creatively as possible.

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