I’m a 23 yo something and I swore to never let any of my efforts and experiences wither away. Thus, I write them all down here.
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Shortlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2019, Madeline Miller’s “Circe” is a read that paints perfectly the waves of emotions, experiences, and events that sculpted Circe.

For those of you who, at this point, are wondering Circe who? and is she relevant? Circe was an enchantress in Greek Mythology. Her family tree linked with that of titans; daughter of Helios — the Sun God — Circe was among the least favourite child borne from Perse —…

It’s a tradition — a fad — that every new year a list is to be made titled “Resolutions for the New Year”. Bleeding with should be, could be, wills and will nots; the list is a promise to change.

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Making lists is great, but being fair to yourself is even more important. Let’s start early, let’s start the process of change even before penning down checkboxes. Here’s a few pointers I’ve gathered:

Instead of “I want to lose weight” or “I’ll start going to the Gym”, know your “Why”

Why would you add this as a checkpoint? What’s your motivation? Is it negatively enforced due to…

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