I was a ‘sensitive’ kid, here’s what I’ve learned as an adult.

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Being sensitive doesn’t mean you’ve done something wrong.

Sensitivity is sometimes a side effect of other mental struggles.

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Empaths are not sci-fi mutants and don’t have metaphysical powers.

Learning to separate empathy from our own emotions can be more difficult for sensitive people.

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Burnout is very real and very sneaky.

Sensitivity is not a weakness.

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Longtime Craft CMS developer and Clean Code practitioner. Analogy afficianado. Contents may include salt.

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