Be Yourself

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Be Yourself

“Don’t change so people will like you. Be yourself and the right people will love the real you.”

One of the biggest stressors a person put’s upon themselves is trying to be someone they are not to impress others or to “make” people like them. I know for years I put this stress on myself. From the moment I entered seventh grade with half a shaved head du to brain surgery I worked every moment of every day trying to force people to like me. The one person who I was myself around remains one of my best friends to this day. All the other people from that year that I was trying so hard to impress and prove I was “normal” are not even a part of my life. What a waste of time and energy.
Over the years following my accident chronic pain increased and increased. I was…

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About Evy Zen

Evy Zen (formerly Eva PoeteX) is a Mystic Poetess, Eclectic Artist, and Wellness Advocate who calls the Greater Cleveland area home sweet home. Born a Clevelander with a Greek lineage, the arts started being a major part of her life the moment she picked up her first crayon. To date, dozens of Evy's writings have been featured in publications like Thought Catalog, The Journey Magazine, and TheSeeds4Life. She has also had the opportunity to collaborate with numerous musicians and artists across the globe. Currently, Evy is the Founding Editor of Poehemian Press and the Co-Founder of Health Mastery Movement. Additionally, she is the author of several poetry books, including Esoterra and Sacred Shapes. Furthermore, she holds a B.A. in Creative Writing from Cleveland State University and a Diploma in Exercise Nutrition from Shaw Academy. When she's not creating, she enjoys reading her weight in philosophical books, going on epic bike rides, playing racing games, and meditating to ambient music. To find out more, visit Evy Zen’s official website: www.evyzen.com

Posted on September 29, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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