Rejection: the Ultimate Teacher – Guest Post by author Tina Frisco…

Here is a great post by my new friend Tina Frisco, published by my long-time friend Chris Graham. Thanks for sharing about this topic of rejection, Tina.

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Rejection comes in many forms, from many places, and is very painful. What makes rejection so devastating? What causes us to react in a particular way? How can we use rejection to our advantage?

On a purely instinctual level, rejection threatens to extinguish our life force by depriving us of vital nourishment. No being can truly thrive without some measure of love and acceptance.

Rejection devastates when we attach our personal worth to someone or something outside of ourselves. Feeling worthy only when liked and accepted by those with whom we engage sets the stage for rejection.

When feeling disliked or ignored by another, it’s wise to step back and view that person’s behavior as a mirror our own subconscious. Often the things we don’t like in ourselves are reflected back to us by others, giving us an opportunity to examine what…

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6 responses to “Rejection: the Ultimate Teacher – Guest Post by author Tina Frisco…”

  1. Tina Frisco Avatar

    Thanks so much for reblogging, Marsha. I appreciate your support and friendship ♥

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    1. Marsha Avatar

      It’s doing well according to my stats.

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  2. The Story Reading Ape Avatar

    Thanks for sharing Marsha 😀

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  3. prior.. Avatar

    love the first part that was shared here… going to read the rest now…
    and rejection is something many people need to hear more and more about. Great topic.

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    1. Tina Frisco Avatar

      Thank you so much 🙂

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