How to Push Past Challenges

Here’s what I’ve learned about trusting my gut, listening to my heart, and finding opportunity in obstacles.

One month into graduate school at the University of Colorado at Boulder, I asked a professor I trusted to meet with me during his office hours. I was ready to quit and move back home. I felt like a failure only one month into my…



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Mary Ann Lopez

I’m a writer who is trying not to take herself too seriously. Genres include personal essay, lifestyle, health & wellness, mindfulness and manifestation.