Why Trying to ‘Live Your Dream Life’ Is Hurting You Every Day

Stop sacrificing your present life for future dreams.

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The peak of the mountain. The edge of the world. It’s what lots of dreamers and creators strive for. We want the thousands of dollars in our bank account, the house with the pool and six rooms, the marquee with our names on the front.




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Itxy Lopez

Itxy Lopez

I’m a self-discovery writer: I write as I grow, make mistakes, and learn. It’s a celebration of humanness.

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