This guest post was written by Cynthia Beaudry who lives with her husband Brian and her dog Penny in Portland, Oregon.
I used to feel sorry for myself.
Like all of time, in fact. And when I wasn’t feeling sorry for myself I was trying to manipulate those around me to do the same. Honestly, it was because it seemed that nothing ever came easy in my life.
And because of that I spent a lot of time in victim mode.