This is me__________

So I am reading ‘The 7 habits of highly effective people’ by Stephen R Covey and surprise surprise I am confronted by the reality – I am not living life as effectively as I could be. There’s one major point that Stephen makes and it is to really define what your centre is; what is at the core of your existence, makes you wake up daily, keeps you motivated – what is it you most believe in. Some people live for their family, others for money, or fame and prestige, or their job, and for some its simply their spouse. None of the above are wrong per se, however none of them are steadfast and at some point will prove an ill chosen pillar when life takes an unexpected turn. Instead we should be setting, personal, unchangeable standards and values to be the core of our existence, that way whatever external pressure comes along, we find solace and wisdom by knowing that no matter what, this is who I am, and what I stand for…


About Plantain Periodicals

Hello! Welcome to the Plantain Periodicals blogs. The name stems from the kitchen moments I had with my friends at university cooking plantain and planning our lives together. I have used this space as a window into my mind and the way I make sense of all my experiences through writing.This is where I share those conversations and moments that happen inside my head as a young woman growing up in 21st century London. Hopefully you'll be entertained and also learn a thing or two. My main blog ad: My literature blog: NMx
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