30-day challenge ~ WRITINGRAINBOW(RED) day 2: list all the things you hate
Discrimination of all kinds including racism, sexism, etc.
When a car cuts in front of you and then drives really slow.
Waiting in long lines.
Driving at night in the pouring rain in an unfamiliar area.
When the GPS tries to outsmart me.
When people are unaware of their surroundings.
CDs getting smudged or scratched so the songs skip.
People who get so excited when there’s drama so they can have something to gossip about, but God forbid anyone say anything about them or it’s the end of the world… hypocrites!!!!!!
Feeling pressured or controlled.
A lack of attention from someone I care for.
When people pity themselves.
When people demonize someone.
When people play victim and refuse responsibility.
Only seeing one side of the story.
Living in a consumer-based society.
Attacking someone’s choices.
Feeling too comfortable, too safe, unchallenged.
People being rude to waiters/waitresses, clerks, salespeople, etc.
When people constantly say “sorry” for no reason.
Giving up too easily.
People using fear-based tactics into getting what they want, such as scaring someone into doing something or giving an ultimatum or “warning” — rather than using love-based strategy such as being honest about one’s feelings and coming from a place of hope and understanding.
When you have to ask someone if you can use the bathroom.
People who choose to complain instead of taking action.
Washing dishes in the sink.
That irrational fear when you wake up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom and worry monsters are going to chase you even though you’re like 25-years old and will probably never outgrow it.
When socializing time is not balanced enough with alone time.
Being ignored on purpose.
Getting picked on.
Letting myself down.
Everything our culture values and worships — money, fame, competition, appearance, ego, etc.
Everyone doing exactly what is expected of them.
Those who refuse to color outside the lines.
Not making health (both physical and mental) a priority.
Being way too cold.
The 1% using their riches for personal luxury and showing off, rather than constructively helping the poor & hungry.
How we have become to accustomed to electricity, Internet, technology, etc. that we literally can no longer survive without it. The apocalypse will probably be just a really long blackout.
How we stopped going to the moon after 1970 and we still have not been to Mars yet, it’s 2020.
Common curriculum and state testing
Majorly flawed educational system
How fast-paced our society has become and continues to keep speeding up faster and faster.
Being too hard on someone and holding them to unrealistic standards.
Disconnection with nature
People getting too caught up in the little things, unable to step back and look at the big picture.
People ignoring that fact that life is short and precious, and should be lived to the fullest.
When people care too much what others think, rather than following their hearts.
Bringing someone down due to your own insecurities.
Not being able to take a break.
Getting treated like a robot rather than a human being.
Being too serious.
Nails on a chalkboard.
Trying to impress someone and then feeling like a fool.