The Fear within Shyness

I consider myself to be a pretty reserved person. Throughout my life, I’ve always been on the more shy and quiet side. I’ve never been one to voluntarily participate in class or want to be the center of attention. For a long time, I was like this because I was scared. Simple as that. I was scared of judgment, sounding stupid, and making a fool … Continue reading The Fear within Shyness

“Find your Passion”

Growing up, I always felt lost. All around me, I saw that everyone had a hobby that they were extremely skilled in. My brother was an amazing soccer player and my friends were all practically prodigies at things such as basketball, art, and piano. And me, well, I didn’t have that. I never had that one thing that filled me with so much passion so … Continue reading “Find your Passion”

Being alone vs. Being lonely

There is a common misconception that being alone and being lonely are the same thing. I used to believe this as well; I would feel incomplete without my friends with me. However, I’ve learned that there is nothing wrong with wanting to be alone somtimes. For introverts like me, being alone re-energizes you and your mental state; so that later on, you are able to … Continue reading Being alone vs. Being lonely