The way we think about ourselves has the ability to shape our entire lives. Why not use it for good?

I think I can speak for us all when I say that the year 2020 has thrown a wrench in our plans, no matter how mundane or monumental they were. For example, I thought that on one chilly night in mid-March, I would be returning to work the following day…

A poem about learning to let your feelings come and go without judgement.

I gaze outside my window and lose myself in the pouring rain: the way the droplets of water bounce off the rooftops, the steady roar of thunder, and the ominous, overcast expanses that unfold before me. …

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If you are white, it is your responsibility to use your privilege to help end racial injustice. (Educational resources/petitions to sign/organizations needing donations are listed at the bottom of the article.)

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘what are you doing for others?’” -Martin Luther King Jr.

The most indisputable truth to life is this: if you are white, then you have privilege. With this privilege comes responsibility–yes, responsibility– to be informed on the injustices surrounding us, uplift the voices…

A reminder that you’re doing just fine during this global pandemic, and, no, you don’t need to clean out a closet to prove it.

Is it possible to be so vastly overstimulated, yet understimulated at the same time? This is a question that has been circulating through my mind throughout the entirety of this COVID-19 pandemic. As we find ourselves quarantined to our homes for the foreseeable future, the transition from a daily routine…

Sometimes, taking an unexpected opportunity can lead you exactly where you need to be. Read this if you need some inspiration to step outside your comfort zone!

It was mid-November; about a solid six months into my post-graduate unemployment spree, and I was beginning to grow restless. After mourning the loss of the social, academic, and professional circles whose presences became almost second-nature to me, I felt as though I was at a crossroads. …

Do you feel trapped by your circumstances in life? All it took me was hearing a simple yet effective reminder to break this sneaky cycle of powerlessness.

One Sunday night not too long ago, I found myself in a familiar position — restlessly mulling over how powerless I felt in my life for one reason or another. Why was I letting my entire mood be dictated by one person? Why was I constantly exhausted after following through…

Kelsey Baum

Content writer. Copywriter. Self-improvement enthusiast. Check out my blog, RawReveries.com, to see more of my work!

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