“Quarter life crisis” is the new buzz issue sweeping our generation. But maybe we can look at this shifting period as a positive. Like any growing process, we’re being given an opportunity to shed a layer we’ve outgrown and come into a new level of who we are.
It’s like when you get to the next level of a video game, it gets a little more challenging, but you have the tools from the other levels you went through. You just have to apply them in a new way and get new tools as you keep going. (Actually, the more I live, the more life feels like a big game of Zelda…)
Here are a few practical tools that are helping me most to get through the Quarter Life level.