The greatest struggle I've had 15 years ago was trying to find that one area where I truly belong. For someone growing up with no key talent or gift, I longed to make my mark in the world, just like everyone else. Unfortunately for my innocent mind, being cool was thought to be the only way to get the universe acknowledge your pathetic existence. And so, my personal quest to achieve cool status began. Boy, it was ugly.
Eventually, I got over it. But the lessons stay forever. More so, the self-discoveries. Here are four of them:
Cool is an association with wanting something you don't have