The Value Of My Family

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In regard to family and family support, it is often though that family are people who share the same kinship with you. Although this is true in a dictionary sense, family can be otherwise. I am not that particularly close to my family, but I value and respect the ones that I admire or find some admirable qualities in them.

To me, family is what you define them as. Family can be friends, animals or even nature. It is not uncommon to consider nature our family. I do. I try to respect the environment as it provides substances for me that are necessary to keep my alive (although against my will at times). In some situations, family has come through for me but then family have done the opposite.

As humans, depending on people is in our nature. We want to be nurtured and provided for. Sadly, it is also one of the biggest flaws for humans. In the past, I repeatedly depended on others for support whether financial or emotional, etc. There were times when this support was met. However, when I required critical support at some moment, it did not occur exactly when I wanted it to happen.

Depending on others will likely lead in disappointment (an emotion I’m all too well familiar with). If you want things done, it is best to do them yourself. By doing this, you can be assured that these feelings of dissatisfaction or disappointment won’t be experienced.

Loving yourself is an issue that I struggle with. I have my various days where I love myself but then there are moments when I
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