My Brief Tussle With FOMO

Initially, quitting my job and taking a break from work was like a utopic scene in my head. I visualized an imaginary ax of deadlines hanging above me suddenly disappear as I hit ‘send’ on my resignation email. After working my notice period, I looked forward to binge-watching shows and knocking off books from my…

Stranger Things: Me Vs Anxiety

When Will from Stranger Things said, “He’s (Mind Flayer) still there — I just don’t know how,” it perfectly summed up my inner monologue with anxiety. However, this time, the Mind Flayer was my anxiety, which grew inside me each time I breathed. It was like an uninvited guest who refused to leave, who called…