You are your own professor.
You want to be more independent? You’ll have no choice but to rely on yourself when you’re an ocean away from everyone and everything that’s familiar to you.
Self-care breaks are super important and incredibly necessary.
Paris was an adventure. It was buying the perfect dress and smoking too much and always eating outside and making mistakes and crying with my friends for all that I had lost and was about to gain.
Success doesn’t come easy. It’s the product of dedication, talent, hard work, and a lot of learning.
“I am twenty-three years old and I am afraid of what my future will bring. I wish I could say I found an amazing career or became self-made prodigy or social media star but I haven’t.”
and we Americans and Canadians shake our heads
this is why your economy is in the shits
you close your shops for 3 hours a day to take naps
to drink coffee for 4 hours
you think not of the future
and because of it you are fucked.
We are the generation of mental illness. Of anxiety. Of depression. Of stress that turns to ulcers. We are the generation defined by the sickness in our minds. Of not knowing how to fail. We are the generation that tears ourselves apart because we can’t achieve perfection. We are the generation full of panic. Of Xanax and Zoloft and Valium.
How often do we use “it’s not enough time” as an excuse?
Do what makes you happy for a change, not what you are supposed to do. Remember the mantra: self care is not selfish in any way.