But this isn’t a real sad story, but a rather sad reality that I’ve only come to realise.
Just months ago, I prayed that my life would be filled with something—anything. I recall that I struggled so much within that I couldn’t really tell if I was experiencing low iman (faith) or depressed for being unemployed. I even went out of my way to search for a therapist because I couldn’t take it anymore. (But let … Continue reading Unrelated stories of career, reading and everything in between
I, for so long, have struggled with the feeling of not enough in whatever that I do—every single thing that I do. It has always been hard for me to take the credit where its due solely because I have this fear of appearing narcissistic or self-consumed. I easily dismiss my achievements because in a … Continue reading 5 self-care habits and reminders to “feel enough”
Even if you don’t want to have a prim and proper way to do it—just for a moment—start engaging with things around you organically. I mean, don’t even take a photo of the sunset or the beautiful bright fullmoon. Or whatever it is that you enjoy doing.
When I told the wrong people about my goals, it didn’t work out for me because I expected an external source of change when I actually needed to work on my intrinsic values as well as what I can realistically do now.