Why it's ok to do absolutely nothing once in a while.
“What are your plans after graduation?”
“Did you get started on that project yet?”
“Seeing anyone right now?”
It’s getting asked questions like these. It’s scrolling through endless emails on a daily basis. It’s seeing my classmates post about their accomplishments on LinkedIn, while I have no idea what I'm doing with my life.
It’s feeling like I’m running out of time, and not knowing how to fix it.
At some point in our lives, we all feel this way. Like everyone except you has it all figured out (they don’t), and you’re so far behind you don’t even know where to start (you’re not).
Life can be fucking stressful.
Between school, jobs, relationships, and the typical shit we deal with on a daily basis, it can feel like you need to be productive every. single. second.
Not to sound like a freshman philosophy major trying to seem ~deep~ but
We live in a society...
that values work on a 24/7 basis. But sometimes all of us need to take a step back, sit down, and take a goddam break.