Patience and Toughness, or How I Cared For (This) Future

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Ovid: “Be patient and tough. Someday this pain will be useful to you.”

It has been a month since I graduated from college. I felt the heavy weight of academic responsibility become lighter–no more pressure to meet deadlines on assignments or cram on reading densely written texts or coming to classes I more or less tolerate because the atmosphere was so… But nevertheless, I took something out of the experience. It taught me the value of Ovid’s words.  Continue reading Patience and Toughness, or How I Cared For (This) Future