If you think about it long enough, pretty much everything is a little terrifying. Our brains and bodies are built to protect us, and they’ve got to remain on high alert as life teaches us what to stop worrying about. Are carrots safe? Yeah! A first date? Maybe. A job interview? AkjhdsFl;sadfsldgsdfglskdfjgsdfgklsdfg.
Though we’re learning to conquer our individual challenges, there are some fears that probably ring true for all of us. These are some of those fears, and we’re going to get over them. Maybe. –Adam J. Kurtz
Still need a little something extra? My “TINY PEP TALK” generator might help. Play the video and pause quickly for a fresh pep talk every time. You can even take a screencap to send to a friend!
Adam J. Kurtz (better known as ADAMJK) is an artist and author of 1 Page at a Time: A Daily Creative Companion. His dark (but optimistic) humor comes to life in an offbeat line of gifts and small trinkets. Follow him at @ADAMJK or in real life (he lives in Brooklyn because of course he does).