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I wrote for 30 days straight, and this is what I learned

I wrote for 30 days straight, and this is what I learned

I set out to write at least 500 words every day this month. Here are my honest thoughts about this challenge.

The fear of uncertainty

The fear of uncertainty

We're afraid of uncertainty because we don't have control over it. But we must eventually accept that uncertainty is part of life.

On trying new things

On trying new things

You'll never know if you'll never try. Once you do, you'll realise that there's no reason to fear at all.

The importance of setting boundaries — it's time for self-respect

The importance of setting boundaries — it's time for self-respect

Do you know your limits? If not, it's time to identify them to set your boundaries properly

Imposter Syndrome is scary, but you're not alone in this

Imposter Syndrome is scary, but you're not alone in this

I've come to realise that we're not alone and that a lot of people we know are just winging it.

Fighting hustle culture with slow living

Fighting hustle culture with slow living

Slow living doesn't mean a lack of ambition; it's simply recognising that faster doesn't always mean better

Get comfortable with the uncomfortable

Get comfortable with the uncomfortable

It's only by pushing through our comfort zone that we are able to learn and grow to become a better person.

Sustainble, slow, ethical fashion — What they are and how they differ from fast fashion

Sustainble, slow, ethical fashion — What they are and how they differ from fast fashion

One thing is certain that fast fashion is far from these concepts. But how can you tell them apart from each other?

Following your passion is dumb — here's a better advice

Following your passion is dumb — here's a better advice

If you haven't found your "passion" yet, don't be discouraged. There's a better advice to follow instead.

Why we procrastinate

Why we procrastinate

I procrastinated while I wrote this post too. It's natural to most of us.

Instant vs delayed gratification: Which one are you?

Instant vs delayed gratification: Which one are you?

Treating yourself once in a while is fine, but don't forget the bigger purpose

Being good at things is not the point of doing them

Being good at things is not the point of doing them

Do things because you enjoy them, not only because you're good at them.

Stress less with mindful productivity

Stress less with mindful productivity

Get work done while prioritising your mental well-being too. That's mindful productivity in a nutshell.

Self-care is not about buying things

Self-care is not about buying things

Self-care is life, and it's more than buying new things that only satisfy you for the short term.

We need to talk about toxic productivity

We need to talk about toxic productivity

The dangers of toxic productivity and how it's harmful to our lives.

Learning to unlearn

Learning to unlearn

Unlearning can be challenging. But it's possible to learn how to unlearn anything with enough curiosity and stepping out of our comfort zone.

What it means to live a conscious life (for me)

What it means to live a conscious life (for me)

To put it simply, conscious living is taking control and making a conscious decision in every aspect of our lives. What does it mean for you?

Why we love personality quizzes

Why we love personality quizzes

It's fine to use quizzes as a means to discover ourselves, but ultimately they're only quizzes. Take them with a grain of salt.

The power of time-blocking

The power of time-blocking

This is how I personally plan and do my time-blocking every week

3 ways to balance consumption and creation

3 ways to balance consumption and creation

Consumption isn't entirely bad, but an unhealthy amount is. Moderation is key.

It's okay to fail

It's okay to fail

Let's normalise failure. Failure is how we learn and grow. It's a natural part of life.

4 questions to ask yourself before starting a side project

4 questions to ask yourself before starting a side project

If you're looking for a sign to get started with your side project, this is it. This is the sign.

How to boost your creativity every day

How to boost your creativity every day

Ran out of creative juice? Get inspired with these creativity tips

What does a meaningful life mean to you?

What does a meaningful life mean to you?

Stop overthinking and chasing meaning. It turns out "enjoying life as it is" is already a meaningful life purpose in itself.

Rest is productive too

Rest is productive too

It's okay to be unproductive once in a while. We're human, after all.

Stop calling introverts anti-social

Stop calling introverts anti-social

Time to reeducate the mass by debunking 3 myths about introverts

3 tips to find your flow state to stay focused

3 tips to find your flow state to stay focused

A flow state happens when you become completely engaged in a task. What can you do to achieve that state?

3 simple steps to organise your ideas on Notion

3 simple steps to organise your ideas on Notion

A super simple idea bank system using Notion

4 lessons I learned from drawing 31 days

4 lessons I learned from drawing 31 days

Learning and growing to be a better creator from my 31-day Inktober challenge.

3 reasons I'm writing daily for 30 days

3 reasons I'm writing daily for 30 days

Why writing? I want to think and express myself better.

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