Tag: life

2019 – Year of Productivity

This poster sits in my living room and I read it every day. How has that been you may ask? Mistakes have been made. Lots of them. But one lesson that has really got me through is to learn from my mistakes and keep trying. I have not reached all of my goals. I have

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Salmiya Day

One weekend I planned on going to Al Shaheed Park to walk around and get some fresh air. This place is a slice of heaven because it is filled with trees and water. A complete contrast to the sandy car parks and sporadic plant life. The main reason I don’t go or go anywhere is

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Thoughts in Luxembourg

“Bonjour” the cashier says. My response “Hello”. I did not respond in English because I expect everyone to know my language. As an introvert, I have a script to help me talk to people and Bonjour is not part of that script. I should have practiced beforehand is what I think to myself. Preplanning for an

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Decorating My Apartment

Decorating and My Self-Esteem The best feeling in the world is knowing I’m going home after work. Being home makes me feel good because I can be myself. I can sit in silence and think. I can take a moment for myself. I can make a list of things to do and decide to do

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To My Younger Self

Here is a recap of what I wrote, ways I lied to myself in The Stories We Live By, that time I got fired in You’re Fired, when I produced a short film in 48 Hour Film Festival Disaster, and How I Became a Teacher when it wasn’t my first option. I really like to

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