Unfortunately, unlike the stages of grief, these will affect your life on a never-ending rollercoaster of elation and despair. Enjoy!
“So, how many people have you had sex with?”
Welcome to your (not-so) dirty thirties!
We each come to these places indelibly tattooed with our families and educations, our loves, tragedies, and disappointments, which are simultaneously the chains that weighted us to the ground back home and the gusts that blew us away.
Is being poor and unsuccessful so terrible? How about mildly poor and slightly unsuccessful? Is it worse than being safe and rich but ultimately unhappy?