“This period has helped us all realise that lot of what we thought we needed was actually unnecessary. We can make do with what we have. We don’t need to have…
"I’m in a carpe diem state of mind, as long as I have flowers and I can send them to other people and bring little joy to their space."
"It’s about finding contentment in the little things around me and joy in the unknown."
"We won’t remember the important lessons we’ve learned unless we take this opportunity to breathe, rest, and release unhelpful attitudes."
"Adjusting to the slow pace of life is new to me. I have to find calm within myself to be able to relax."
"I’m used to working at home and by myself, but I’ve never faced such intense loneliness in my career than I have during this period..."
"What was I scrambling for? What was making me think I needed to make up for something? Why was I sacrificing my mental health?"
"If everyone could try to be kinder and more thoughtful, imagine how much better the world would be! Manners cost nothing, but are worth everything."
"It’s only noon and today already feels long. I’m currently feeling fine, but there is an undercurrent of both anxiousness and motivation that spikes and falls throughout the day. It’s an interesting combination. One minute I’m rolling in creativity, and the other I’m rolling up in bed."