Diaries

I had to help myself, before I helped others.

I had to help myself, before I helped others.

I was grateful to have found someone to talk to and share my emotions with. This not only made me realize the importance of speaking up but also made me realize that I had become stronger over time.
Spark The HOPE, Cherish What You Have

Spark The HOPE, Cherish What You Have

From crying over broken relationships I went on to enhance the ones I had, from bad tests I went onto topping subject tests, from living in a dark hole I went on to admire the tiniest of things by simply believing in myself and my capabilities. The trying times had thrust me down to the ground, congested me with futile thoughts and wrecked me but “The secret’s” sayings went on to amplifying the strength in me to truly achieve success in life.
Daily Disciplines Towards Better Brain Health

Daily Disciplines Towards Better Brain Health

It is better to talk through things, rather than bottling it all up | Your triggers are VALID | Reset | Find Your Coping Strategies: Take walks outside, paint, journal, talk to friends.  It will be ok. You will be ok.
Eco Consumerism_Purchase with Eco Eyes

Eco Consumerism_Purchase with Eco Eyes

Many companies are trying to make their products seem more eco-friendly than they actually are and this is called greenwashing. 
An Unprecedented Transition To College

An Unprecedented Transition To College

I decided not to go to campus and stay where I was – Hyderabad, India. As a result, my freshman year online comprised of days where my classes started at 5:00 pm and my day ended at 2:00 am or sometimes even 4:00 or 5:00 am. I’d wake up, sleep, and eat at odd hours. I always imagined staying up that late during my freshman year of college, I just never though it would be to attend classes.
Self-Love

Self-Love

By Asha, 21, Chicago, Illinois Somewhere in our minds, there lives a judge. These judges watch our every move every day. They come to a judgment b...
Free Agent

Free Agent

By Mia, 20 Duxbury, Massachusetts  For me, my life up until the past year has been all about working hard and preparing myself for the next s...
Nature & Mental Health

Nature & Mental Health

By Calin, 20, Bloomington, Indiana  I have learned the importance of taking time to yourself, especially when life gets busy. Thankfully, I have b...
University and the New Normal

University and the New Normal

By Oba, 18, Hertfordshire, UK  After nearly 18 months of isolation, in the U.K at least, life finally does appear to be returning to a degree...
Thoughts on Social Media Toxicity

Thoughts on Social Media Toxicity

By Maura, 20, New York City, NY So, I know it’s easy to just simply say that social media is toxic, but what do you follow up with that? Have you...
A Year Unparalleled

A Year Unparalleled

 By Livina, 19, London, UK In a time like this, it’s hard to distinguish how much you’re missing out on when in the midst of new experiences; I do...
A Thinking Man's Game

A Thinking Man's Game

By Miles, 23, Brooklyn, New York  Just over a year ago, after experiencing three months of the worst mental health of my life, I entered my curren...