‘Waging a constant war against my baser instincts’
It’s what my life seems to really boil down to. Whether it’s my mental health, personal relationships, or my view of the world, I’m always trying to fight against my base reactions and feelings. .
It’s easy to be governed by my emotions, to be negative, to want to give up. It’s too easy to flop on the couch, order food, and go to bed.
I’m not saying I don’t do any of these things. Far from it. I have whole weeks that go something like that description. But that’s the war.
My point is this: we can all do better, and it usually means picking the less convenient option. That’s what I’m about, that’s what the podcast is about, that’s what it means to #bebarbaricaf