REBLOG: Melody, of “Crushed Caramel” shares her experience of Rejection on this week#22 of “Working on Us”, Part 2
Have you ever faced REJECTION from those you looked up to and admired? How did you overcome the feelings that stirred in you?
Beckie, the creator of Beckie’s Mental Mess, hosts a series entitled “WORKING ON US”. The theme for this week’s “WORKING ON US” is “REJECTION AND OVERCOMING REJECTION”.
Yesterday I published my introduction to a multiple part response that I am submitting to Beckie. This post is going to examine in more detail the challenges I faced which developed into my one and only taste of despair. They all center around that word: REJECTION.
When I was sixteen, I stepped onto a construction site as a volunteer for the first time. That day changed my life. I REJECTED the opportunities my teachers were waving in front of me…
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