The Gifts of Rejection

As a seasoned perfectionist, it’s taken a long time to let go of other people’s experience of me

Photo by Austin Chan on Unsplash

I’ve noticed something that tends to happen whenever I am in the middle of a big life transition. I have these once close friendships that fall away, seemingly in an abrupt manner and without any apparent reason. Despite having been ghosted by several friends over…



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Megan Schumacher

Toddler mama. Born again creative. Former people pleaser. Working out the fumbles of life on the page.