Decisions, Decisions.

And the Importance of Being Honest With Yourself

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I didn’t realise this as a hormonal 16-year-old, but I was heading into a vicious cycle — not of frequently straying from the beaten path, but of being constantly pulled back to it.

The Weight of Expectations

This carrot and stick approach, unfortunately, makes the love and support of family and society very conditional.

The Definition of Success

These ‘milestones’ are so ingrained in our collective psyche that I continue to feel inadequate as I write this article, having an imaginary pissing contest with anyone who I perceive as more successful.

Lessons Learnt

Final thoughts

For what is a man, what has he got?
If not himself, then he has naught
To say the things he truly feels
And not the words of one who kneels

Mostly harmless

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