Posts tagged "success"

My Choice

My Choice
In general, I absolutely hate decisions.  I am so thoroughly non-committal, that the very thought of having to pick what to wear on a Saturday night makes me seriously consider spending the night on my couch with my leftovers. And, during this past year, living my version of twenty-something independence, I’ve realized that this indecisiveness... Read more »

Happy Freaking Graduanniversary.

Happy Freaking Graduanniversary.
To my fellow 2011 college grads: Well guys, it’s been a year. An entire wallet-emptying, heart-breaking, long-houred, crappy-paying, ball-busting year. And if you’re anything like me, you have absolutely nothing to show for it. Our lives are infinitely shittier than they were a year ago, when all that mattered was that last final exam and... Read more »

When It Comes to Wanting Success – How Much is Too Much?

I’ve spent most of my life in an almost constant state of competition. Growing up in the North Shore of Chicago and attending one of the best public schools in the state was an enormous privilege, but not one without enormous pressures as well. As a smart kid, grades were everything. It started in preschool... Read more »
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