mountain climbing - perseverance, diligence, motivation, keep trying

Feeling Dizzy?

Why is it that I always learn more poorly when preoccupied with the awareness of overarching, long-term, daunting, seemingly unreachable goals? Why does this awareness impair my ability to retain information and learn efficiently in the short term? It's as if I'm climbing a mountain or a steep cliff. Looking up at the top - …

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2018 new beginnings represented by winding road

Hello, 2018!

I am so excited about this year!! Mostly, because a new year is symbolic to me of new beginnings. And 2017 wasn't exactly the easiest year ever.

people in torture chamber (i.e. at work)

Stuck in the Torture Chamber

Toxic workplace? Daily grind getting you down? This is just for you. ❤

Person standing on edge of dark cave, looking out at ocean

The Hardest Thing About Being Chronically Ill

It's not the physical pain.