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17 Things I learned while I was 17

Make peace with imperfection. Your desire to be happy and your desire for perfection in everything are in as much harmony as a cat and a mouse in the same house. All of us have times when we make completely ridiculous mistakes, and it is important to accept that these are a part of the… Continue reading 17 Things I learned while I was 17

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Hello, 2016!

So it’s a brand new year with a whole lot of possibilities round the corner! My New Year resolution is not so much a resolution as a reminder, a phrase that I hope to carry with me every step of the way, and not just for this year. I say hello to fearless growth. I’m… Continue reading Hello, 2016!

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Don’t Measure Me In Dioptres

Dear non-bespectacled friends, Hello there. I wear glasses, glasses a few millimeters thick, and while I don’t think of it as a disability, it makes me mighty uncomfortable if you’re judgmental and you do. I’ve been wearing glasses ever since I was a kid, and my lenses’ power has kept increasing over the years. Each… Continue reading Don’t Measure Me In Dioptres

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Never Stop Believing!

Okay, so I have a lot on my mind today. Why does the┬ápossibility of extraterrestrial life leave people starry eyed? Why did Newton even discover gravity? Why does the idea of travel excite us? Because they’re different. Life forms outside earth must be different. Lots of people saw apples, oranges and even buildings fall but… Continue reading Never Stop Believing!

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Happiness is Within You

I discovered today that there isn’t any need to search for happiness everywhere, because it really does come from within. ­čÖé Today, in class, my teacher looked in my direction and said, “Come up and write the reaction on the blackboard.” So I stood up, walked over to the dais and looked at him expectantly,… Continue reading Happiness is Within You