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How good is good enough?

[Image Credit: woodleywonderwork] That’s exactly what  I feel like. It’s been almost 5 months since I quit my job. Now that I’m writing for a living, my blog’s taken a back seat. Paid writing takes precedence. I’m a great believer in planning ahead. But it’s not quite worked out like I’d planned. In a good way…

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Reflections of the last 3 years

[Image Credit: Stian Danenbarger] As I move away from the corporate world the accompanying joy and glory and chaos, putting down some thoughts About people People “like” others who are like them. Or who they aspire to be like. If you don’t fit the mold, you’re not liked Gender Biases do exist. They’re just too deep…

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That Guilt thing

You know that Guilt thing that women, especially mommies are so good at? Well, I’ve been beating myself up with it again. Friday was my last day at my corporate job. I got home close to dinner time, loafed, watched 2 episodes of Elementary and crashed. I woke up late on Saturday morning – at 8…

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Stepping into the unknown

Image Credit With just one week to go at my day job, everyone’s asking me what next. And I don’t know what to say. I don’t have any concrete plans. I haven’t planned out what I want to do. I just have a bunch of ideas, of things I can do, and things I’d like…

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Just face it. You’re different.

I’ve heard it to so many times. And yet it just doesn’t register. That’s not how I think of myself. As different. I’ve never thought it a problem, well, other than I didn’t quite fit in. I didn’t quite fit into people’s pre-defined notions or perceptions. And I kept knocking into them. You see, I…

When you’re afraid of freedom

Freedom – can be liberating, and paralysing. It’s your choice. Do you choose to embrace it? Do you choose to fly? Do you accept the freedom – the freedom to choose, to live, to be? The freedom to be. Do you choose to take the responsibility – for your own actions, for your choices? Or…