Sitting down to write has been a real challenge this week. I have been waking up inspired and motivated but by mid day, all I want to do is shut off my phone and lay in bed. I catch myself feeling overwhelmed at tasks that aren’t even that hard. I start at a peak of high energy and then end with a tired, cluttered brain. Days like these frustrate me to no end. I can’t even pinpoint a reason to why I feel this way. I know I’m capable of achieving much more that accepting mental defeat.
My 21st birthday is on Saturday and I wanted to share 21 things I have learned before turning 21! These are important lessons I’ve learned to incorporate in my life. Here we go;
I sit here the morning after the election with one half of my heart full of anger, while the other half is filled with passion. I don’t want to get into who’s right and who’s wrong. That isn’t what my blog is about. Sharing things that help me, that will help you, is what I aim for. If there’s one thing that has opened my eyes to the views of our country, and even the world, is music. There’s one song in particular that stands out to me during this time; Loving Someone by The 1975. Yes, I talk about this band all the time, but this song has done something to me. It has helped me rethink how I view the news and social media. As a 20-year old college student, I’m aware and accepting of what is happening everyday in the world. I think it’s time for more people to become aware of the changes that need to be made and how our choices affect everyone around us. So this week I decided to do a breakdown of the lyrics! Here’s a link to the track – Loving Someone