Another year, another birthday

calendarAnd yet another reminder that I haven’t achieved as much as I wanted to by this age. Not even close.


Career, job, husband, children?


None of the above.


But I’m not alone. The global recession seems to have stalled many a young person on the rites of passage road to achievement.


I’ve seen far too many news articles telling stories of young people killing themselves over the lack of a job and everything else it can bring, like a home, a partner, children and pets.


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