Lacking Motivation is the Worst

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It’s a beautiful, sunny day in Northern California. After a pleasant night of sleep in my bed, I slowly open my eyes and stare at the wall. “I feel so lost,” I think. School is going fine, my job is steady, and my social life is perfectly fine. Yet, for some odd reason, I lack the motivation to get up and do anything productive.

What is it all for? Who are we supposed to be? Is my purpose meaningless…




Writer & Essayist out of the Bay Area, CA.

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Writer & Essayist out of the Bay Area, CA.

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