This entry is prompt #1 of The Book of Me, Written by You project.
The prompt for week 1 is a recognized psychology test.
Ask yourself 20 times “Who are you?”
Each time you should give yourself a different answer, and if you can easily go beyond 20 then that is fine too. This prompt is about how YOU see YOU.
I am the proud mum of two amazing, wonderful, exasperating, delightful teenagers.
I am a daughter, a sister, an auntie and a niece.
I am a partner, friend, soul mate and occasional lover.
I am a freelancer, proofreader, copywriter, web builder and coach.
I am a (self) published author.
I am a size 14 in a size 18 body.
I am an exported Londoner, living in the countryside but dreaming of the sea.
I used to be a battered wife but I'm better now.
I am intelligent.
I am inked.
I am a tea drinker.
I am a woman.
I am a football fan.
I am a Chelsea supporter. I'm also an honorary Torquay United fan.
I am a savoury rather than sweet person.
I am one eighth Romany gypsy.
I am a beer and wine drinker.
I am The Proof Fairy.
I am a curry lover.
I am a writer.
I am liberal, but not longer a Liberal Democrat.
I am a procrastinator.
I am a poor person but would like to be rich.
I am a potential Porsche owner.
I am funny and a bit daft.
I am deaf in one ear.
I am a music fan.
I am an agnostic.
I am an avid reader.
I am an armchair sports fan.
I am strong. I am powerful. I am fucking magnificent.
I am an under-achiever.
I am a dreamer.
I am a Facebook addict.
I am a cat person.
I am hugely untidy but somehow organised.
I am dark blue autumn.
I am a photographer.
I am a bit arthritic.
I am the wonderful unique being that is me.