This year, I decided to cut off certain things from my life. I cut my long hair, I decided to stop seeing people for a while, and I turned vegan. … Continue reading If all else fails
When you force yourself to believe that you’re strong and independent, and make others believe it too, it gets pretty hard to accept that you need help.
It’s becoming a tradition to shoot before your birthday. How long are we keeping this up? “I’m 21. Any advice?” I don’t think I’m fit to give life advices at … Continue reading Being Twenty One
Growth, resilience, integrity, tenacity. What is grit? It is a non-intellectual trait defined by psychologist Angela Duckworth as “passion and perseverance combined, for a long-term goal.” “Grit is sticking with … Continue reading 2016 for Grit
Stop telling yourself that it’s okay that you’re only called when it’s convenient when you know it’s not. Stop telling yourself that the Universe has conspired against you. Stop telling yourself that … Continue reading If you ever feel lost
Countless times have we been reminded that persistence is key and that failure is necessary for us to grow and learn as individuals, but it is also in our culture to believe that something or someone far more powerful and otherworldly has ultimate control of how things transpire.