Un-Hashtag Yourself: finding recognition from within

Photo by Elena Koycheva on Unsplash How many of us are actually living up to the #hashtags we put on our social media posts? Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram has become such a big integral part of our human society and our daily lives in how we communicate and connect with others, but how much of it is truthful…

Commit Yourself To Become Tough-Minded

Photo by Dylan Siebelink on Unsplash I’m going through a big career-change. I left a 10-year profession as a Registered Nurse about a month ago. It simply wasn’t the right career for me (please look at my other blogposts for more of the story). At first, “leaving” meant that I was going to pursue “my dreams.” My dreams…

A New Beginning

If you read my last post, you’re probably aware that I walked away from a well-paying 10 year career in the medical field to become an artist. You’re also aware why I couldn’t stay working in that field while transitioning into the career I want to be in (Read How Leaving A Toxic Career Is…

How Leaving A Toxic Career Is Healing Me

Photo by Alexandre Croussette on Unsplash I’ve always wanted to change my career, but it took me 10 years to do it. I am an artist. I have always been an artist, a creative person, a person who loves using her imagination to solve problems, but that was NEVER accepted by my Korean immigrant parents. Moving to a…