On Overthinking

Anna Sarayna
On overthinking

Do you ever have moments where you overthink? You’re going along just fine, then it happens. Your mind decides to be your own worst enemy, because it’s simply not enough that you have external detractors. It just has to have a stake in the game too!

They say we’re our own worst enemy, and I’m inclined to agree. In the moment when you’re about to dare and do something big in comes doubt with a million reasons why you shouldn’t.

It can be tough to silence the thoughts, but sometimes we just need to get out of our own heads.

In what ways do you talk yourself out of your dreams? How are you overthinking your next move? What would you do next if you managed to silence the voices?


This post is part of the Insta-Losophies series – a curation of my more verbose Instagram posts. I wanted a record of them in case Instagram decides to cop out on us. Plus, they kinda read like bog posts so I thought, why the hell not?

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