“Follow your dreams” you hear people say, but is that always achievable?
With a few days till the end of 2017 we often find ourselves reflecting on the year that has gone by. We reflect on all of our decisions, successes, but also our failures and our dark times. Saying: ‘New year, new me’ doesn’t change anything. You have to do it in order to get what you want. When you wait until the new year, you’re too late.
With Christmas being right around the corner and doing a speech today during English class, I want to talk a little about appreciation. And how it lacks in our society.
We were born to be human. Not to be perfect. Every day our decisions, our failures, our succeses define us. Everything you do creates a different path leading somewhere good or bad. So what path will you take?
As my 16th birthday arrives, I sit here reviewing the past 16 years of my life. Usually this only happens when you turn 21 or 30. At least at an older period of your life you look at what you’ve accomplished, but also the mistakes and failures you made during that life time. For the past 16 years I have faced more than you could think of for a 16 year old. I have suffered parents getting divorced, loneliness, anxiety, fear, panic attacks, stress and there’s about a hundred more… Read more 16 →