I remember struggling during my early school days with assignments, ensuring ‘neatness’ of handwriting and allocating time to revise for multiple subjects.
The pressure and anxiety was too much! It made me cranky, depressed and sad because I was fixated on getting top grades on all subjects.
Losing appetite was habitual and so was the feeling of self-worthlessness when I was unable to get my desired grade. Looking back, it was nothing more than a rat race which I was blindly running in- too focused on triumphing ‘now’ and not being focused on Continue Reading