Externalising the battles
The problem with keeping everything in your head and fighting your battles alone is that the stress and pressure you’re burdening yourself with will very often lead to unnecessary – and inexplicable to others – flippant remarks that cause further tension to your social relations.
What isn’t expressed, eats you up.
Our problems are usually smaller than we overthink them to be.
But if we don’t share them, we won’t easily find a solution for them.
Also part of Weekend Writing Prompt #266s