Hitting The Wall

Late at night, when I’m finally in bed after a long day of sitting at a desk and trying to stay focused and enthusiastic, I find myself pondering exactly where I am in my journey and where I should go next. At the young and inexperienced age of 24, I already feel like a has-been; like somewhere along the line I missed my big chance and now I’m resigned to feeling empty until I die. Continue reading Hitting The Wall

Learning a Language Changed My Life. Here’s How.

I remembered the sparkle in my high school French teacher’s eyes as she told me that learning a language was like unlocking the door to another world. With every new word and phrase, my horizons would expand just a little bit. Sitting in my host sister’s bedroom armed with a bilingual dictionary and a notepad to help illustrate my thoughts and ideas, I truly understood what my teacher had meant. Continue reading Learning a Language Changed My Life. Here’s How.

Starting Afresh During COVID-19

I expect that I am just one of millions taking the time to examine their life’s direction and follow the steps required for significant change. It feels inconsiderate and privileged to say that the pandemic has brought an opportunity for improvement; instead, I consider COVID-19 to be a traumatic catalyst that has shown us all that our previous lifestyles were unsustainable and greatly in need of improvement. Continue reading Starting Afresh During COVID-19