Overworking doesn’t just come from work, it comes from the stress of dealing with bosses, colleagues, and clients.
It got to the point where I was bullied by the same people I tried so hard to help. That’s when I decided — enough is enough.
My partner and I argue petty stuff like “Why did you take this jammed road?” to serious issues, like “Why are you always avoiding my family functions?”
I remember being quite jealous of my friends who still had fathers. Even now, reading Father’s Day posts on social media still makes me a little sad.
A career break helps your career. How contradictory does that sound? I knew that I couldn’t escape the stress that comes with work, but I did learn that sometimes, all we need is a simple recharge.
Like many others who do not fast, I abstain from eating and drinking in front of them. But sometimes I’d forget and end up drinking/eating in front of my fasting colleagues anyway. Which made me wonder, can we eat in front of someone who is fasting?
I can’t remember exactly when or how it started. All I remember is being in my early teens and rushing straight home after school ended. I rejected any offer to stay back for any ‘aktiviti kokurikulum’, and dreaded the times I was forced to.
Have you ever thought to yourself, “I’m sure there’s more to life than this. If only I can find out what it is!”
After telling her parents about her boyfriend, she broke up with him.