Today I’m looking back at 27 years of memories, friends, family, and happiness. I like what I see! And while I am getting older, my inner child is ageless. Here is to leveling up to age 28... whatcha got in store for me?
Here are twenty eight of the most important lessons I have learned during my time here on this planet...
Moving across the world to start my graduate school journey was probably not my smartest move (in hindsight). To put it mildly, it was an utter shitshow and I was utterly unprepared. With no one to really guide me on what to expect, I stumbled into the whole process blind and ended up leaving academia for a few years afterward I graduated because it was such a bad experience for me (recap: unstable relationship, almost became homeless, was completely isolated from family and friends). YIKES.
I don't want that to happen to you! So, here are some things I wish I had thought about before taking the plunge...
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Hi! I'm Melissa, an Australian-based Latina science educator, podcaster, and freelance writer. I spend a lot more time on Instagram and Twitter, but blogging is my first love. Thanks for stopping by — I hope you stay a while.
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