{someone hates me} I’ve finally made it!

I think I experienced a significant milestone on the blog last week, my first hate comment. It was so exciting! What made it even more amazing was that it was a comment on my post about meditation.¬†Seriously. Not super zen. In that very post that elicited such a strong response I talked about growing up a serious people-pleaser.¬†For most of my life I sought¬†validation from making other people happy, and I felt wrong and like I wasn’t enough if someone was unhappy with me, like I’d failed as a person somehow. I grew up and went into a creative profession,…