You are not afraid to try
I spent a large part of my childhood and teenage years trying to “find what makes me whole” because I believed that my dad left an empty space in my life that I had to fill.
Do the challenges you experience at work make you feel energized, invigorated, and proud of yourself (even when they’re difficult and overwhelming), or do these challenges only make you feel stressed out, panicked, and constantly on edge?
Students are faced with rivaling with each other for internships that offer nothing but a resume item. But because the job market is so competitive, one line on a resume can make the difference between having a job post-graduation or not.
People will not always want your love, your caring nature, your time and effort, your kindness, your generosity. But never let their choices stop you from being who you are.
I wanted her to be around for my first dance, and to see how our bridal party did their obnoxious entrances, and I wanted her to kiss me goodbye and wish me the best time as my husband and I packed our bags for our honeymoon.
Now, I don’t want to argue semantics, but I firmly believe that the milestone of adulthood, for me, was my first time.
You’ve finally come to terms with the fact that prioritizing your mental health is just as important as prioritizing your physical health.
It is ugly and embarrassing to realize you depend so heavily on positive reinforcement from others.
I’ve done so much and been to so many places, part of me doesn’t ever want to stop, wants to continue along this exploratory path that takes me wherever the wind blows.